When Alabama Republican Rep. Mo Brooks labeled physical illness a moral failing, there were no disabled reporters to question him.
The next DNC chair has an important job: protect the rights of citizens and stand up for the rule of law.
Half of police killings involve people with a mental disorder, but little attention is paid to the issue in media coverage. This failing, whether due to a lack of education or prejudice, is hurting the most vulnerable members of society.
Hillary Clinton and women with disabilities have something major in common: They are not seen for who they are and what they contribute.