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An art exhibit on the National Mall honors health care workers who died of COVID

An art exhibit on the National Mall honors health care workers who died of COVID

Exhibit creator Susannah Perlman poses in front of the “tiny home” on the National Mall in Washington, DC Catie Dull/NPR hide caption toggle caption Catie Dull/NPR Exhibit creator Susannah Perlman poses in front of the “tiny home” on the National Mall in Washington, DC Catie Dull/NPR Susannah Perlman remembers her mother Marla’s smile, a big, …

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Americans with disabilities need an updated long-term care plan, say advocates

Americans with disabilities need an updated long-term care plan, say advocates

Courtney Johnson, who has autism and multiple chronic illnesses, lives relatively independently. Her grandparents and friends have helped her access social services. Still, she says, “thinking about the future is a bit terrifying to me.” Tristan Lane hide caption toggle caption Tristan Lane Courtney Johnson, who has autism and multiple chronic illnesses, lives relatively independently. …

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Families fear a ban on gender affirming care in the wake of harassment of clinics

Families fear a ban on gender affirming care in the wake of harassment of clinics

Dozens of counter-protesters attempted to disrupt an anti-trans rally outside the Tennessee capitol building on October 21 with signs, sirens and shouting. Blake Farmer/WPLN News hide caption toggle caption Blake Farmer/WPLN News Dozens of counter-protesters attempted to disrupt an anti-trans rally outside the Tennessee capitol building on October 21 with signs, sirens and shouting. Blake …

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