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HEALTH CARE REFORM

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People with disabilities in Nebraska's jails and prisons are not receiving the medical and mental health treatment they need. Staff Attorney Brian Craig argues that rehabilitation is not possible if people are denied care and denied access to programming.

“We who have been labeled mentally ill stand in unity with all the oppressed people of this society. We stand with those who experience, or have experienced, the trauma of racism, sexism, homophobia, anti-immigrantism, ableism, and all other forms of ‘othering’ people not like ourselves. We condemn the gathering of white supremacists in Charlottesville and the violence that their creed of hatred produced..."

There are countless positive and beneficial aspects of being employed that should be accessible to all people who want to work, and "reasonable accommodations" can make it possible for a person with a disability to have equal employment opportunities.

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