Andrew Gurza is a 33-year-old disability awareness consultant.
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Sex Heroes is an ongoing HuffPost Q&A series by Voices Editorial Director Noah Michelson that explores the lives and experiences of individuals who are challenging, and thereby changing, mainstrea...
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The new Rights of Persons with Disabilities Rules, 2017 strengthen the rights of millions in India.
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Imposing taxes on assistive devices is unfair.
An earlier order made it compulsory for all people to stand while it was being played.
I didn't know that the simple act of cutting a cake for a New Year's Eve party would spark off a new chapter in my life—one that I would hate, love, enjoy, and later cherish. The party was at th...
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In many cultures, disability is seen as "evil" or as something to fear. It's not uncommon in mythology and popular culture to have villains with a limp or a hunched back or some form of disability. Ex...
Proof of the government's skewed priorities.
They kicked him mercilessly.
The “special provisions” are as effective as old ₹1000 notes.
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It's all for a good cause.
It is said that one can find every aspect of life covered in Mahabharata, an epic which also contains the holy Bhagavad Gita. Indeed the Mahabharata contains philosophical insights on war, life, intel...
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The greatest gift a differently-abled person can ask for - independence.
The treaty comes into force from today.