Sarah Ismail is a freelance journalist. She blogs about disability issues at SameDifference.com
23 January 2013 08:30 AM
It doesn't have to be just about sexual activity, sometimes building confidence is just as important
04 December 2012 10:16 AM
As the Atos boss is rewarded a £1million bonus, a man Parkinson’s disease was left behind during a fire alarm.
02 December 2012 03:27 PM
As disabled people are re-assessed by Atos, many are shocked to see the mammoth bonus handed out.
23 November 2012 04:45 PM
The back-and-forth between parents on whether they'd want their child cured of Down's Syndrome made me reflect on my own condition
16 November 2012 11:33 AM
Not all modern families are of the two-parent, heterosexual variety that the Work and Pensions Secretary so reveres. And stigmatising those achieves exactly nothing
05 November 2012 02:09 PM
A man with physical disabilities and mental health issues is on hunger strike in Wales, after having his disability benefits cut.
Cocaine given to trick-or-treating children - perhaps it's the neighbours we should be worrying about
02 November 2012 12:56 PM
Every year the subject of trick-or-treating arises at Halloween, but this year a story far more alarming has been added to the debate.
18 October 2012 03:13 PM
Reports this week suggest he may have had keys and open access to a morgue
16 October 2012 09:30 AM
Disabled people are becoming increasingly scared that they will lose the benefits they rely on to live.
09 October 2012 01:03 PM
Ruth Anim was fortunate to have a high-profile parent fighting her cause as Atos removed her benefits, but what about others whose voices won't be heard?
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Scottish independence: Yes campaign feels the heat as Alex Salmond's NHS claims come under furious attack
£23m Birmingham cycle scheme is attacked by Tory councillor for not catering to the elderly
Salmond accused of laughing off national debt with ‘what are they going to do: invade?’ joke
- 1 British tourists 'murdered' in Thailand: Pair's bloodied bodies found naked on Koh Tao beach
- 2 Vivienne Westwood says 'Yes' to Scottish Independence by declaring: 'I hate England'
- 3 Welcome to Cameroon, where drinking Baileys can lead to imprisonment
- 4 Lego breaks out of the toy box and heads for the gallery
- 5 Vogue under fire for 'Big Booty' article