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?
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 1 Vladimir Putin says Russia will fight for the right of Palestinians to their own state
- 2 Ohio Democrat Teresa Fedor speaks out during abortion debate to reveal she has been raped – and is interrupted by laughter from Republicans
- 3 Germanwings plane crash: I have depression. That doesn't make me a psychopath
- 4 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 5 The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat