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“Global Disability Inclusion Survey Reports People with Disabilities Are More Negatively Affected by the Economic Impact of COVID-19”

Global Disability Inclusion conducted a national independent survey of over 500 participants to measure the impact and outlook of COVID-19 on those with and without disabilities. This article provides the details of the survey results, which reveal that people with disabilities are being impacted by COVID-19 at a higher rate than those without a disability.

“Statement by Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights: Protecting Civil Rights While Responding to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)”

In light of the public health emergency concerning the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) issued a statement regarding their continued work to “ensure that victims of illegal discrimination know where to turn when their civil rights are violated.”