Bruce Curtis poses for a portrait photo with his hands interlocking and resting on his chin

What’s Up WID: Celebrating Judy Heumann and Disability Rights Activism

International disability rights activist and WID’s former International Program Director, Bruce Curtis, reflects on his years in activism alongside Judy Heumann and Ed Roberts and the importance of disability rights activism today. ListenTranscriptsAmerican Sign Language
a person holding up a sign at a protest stating "trans rights are human rights"

How Anti-Trans Legislation Hurts Disabled People

By Charlotte Stasio  Conservative politicians in the United States are increasingly targeting and criminalizing the lives of gender-diverse people. Rising anti-transgender legislation represents one front of an alarming global trend towards fascism, which has deep roots in ableism. There are…