The Fight for the Future by Keith Landry

 (This was originally published on August 2000) The month of July brought America’s 54 million people with disabilities an inspiring look at some big victories. The tenth anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) gave everyone a chance to reflect upon the last ten years in the long running effort to…

Helping Create the ADA by Edward Ellis

 (This was originally published on August 2000) While on a job hunt in Washington in July 1984, I was to meet an old friend from Berkeley, Mary Jane Owen, for lunch. She told me that she wanted to bring along a friend who was a lawyer, and who knew everybody who was anybody in Washington,…

Enabled Online ACT II: Resurrection

Well, look at the picture of our first edition.  It has been more than 13 years since Enabled Online debuted on Memorial Day of 2000.  The site took off and at one point the site garnered over 600 contributors all over the world.  Some very well-known personalities inside the disability community have weighed in with…