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DAVE REYOLDS | A fight over image and tactics Posted 4/22/05

PAT FIGUEROA | The Merchants of Death Posted 4/6/05

JESSE KAYSEN | Does Blind Justice Do Justice to Blind People? Posted 3/14/05

MARY JOHNSON | The Scribes Who Mistook the Crips for The Right. Posted 2/24/05

MICHAEL BAILEY | Arthur and Daniel Posted 1/29/05

MARY JOHNSON | Clint Eastwood and 'opportunism.' Posted 2/4/05

MARY JOHNSON | We need to talk Posted 7/23/05

MARY JOHNSON | Christopher Reeve, rest in peace. Posted 10/11/04

CAL MONTGOMERY | The Soldier's Right to a Secret Ballot Posted 9/7/04

INGRID TISCHER | "Thank you for your support in freeing me, but . . ." Posted 9/1/04

CAL MONTGOMERY | Hey, Phil, How's Discrimination Workin' For You? Posted 8/9/04

MARY JOHNSON | Left out. Posted 7/12/04

LISA BLUMBERG | Déjà Vu Posted 4/15/04

CONTRIBUTOR DISPATCHES | 'Killing disabled kids as acts of kindness' Posted 4/8/04

MARYFRANCES PLATT | Rebeca, Me and the Freak Show Posted 3/25/04

SHARON WACHSLER | MONKeying with disability rights Posted 3/17/04

CAL MONTGOMERY | A Difference in Tactics Posted 1/23/04

MARY JOHNSON | George Lane -- hero or hellion? Posted 1/12/04

INGRID TISCHER | No Guts, No Glory Posted 10/29/03

ANGELA GAGGERO | 'Special' segregation at the Dr. Phil Show Posted 11/5/03

MARY JOHNSON | Who 'owns' Terri Schiavo? Posted 10/23/03

JOHN KELLY | Watching the news shows discuss Terri Schiavo Posted 10/23/03

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Sick of reporters using "confined to", "victim" and "afflicted"? Give them this Language and Usage Guide for Reporters and Editors -- print it out or send 'em to this webpage!

Become an Instant Op-Ed Star! How to Write Op-Ed Pieces that Editors Actually Use

Links to U.S. Newspapers

Feeding The Beast: Working with reporters and producers to get the right story

News staff and opinion staff aren't the same: An Editorial Board Meeting At The Washington Post


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March, 2001 -- Editorial writers and columnists comment on the Garrett Supreme Court Decision

August, 2000 -- A whole lot of newspapers do stories on the 10th anniversary of the ADA -- some are pretty good!!"

June, 2000 -- What a High Powered Agent Can Do

May, 1999 -- The Sandusky Register Finally "Gets It"

March, 1998 -- Reporter Fails to Understand Own Story





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