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Biden Expected to Reverse Trump Rollbacks and Strengthen Policies Affecting Americans with Disabilities
Brief #89—Health & Gender
By Linda F. Hersey
For people with disabilities and their advocates, the victory of Joe Biden over Donald Trump offers hope the incoming president will renew support of, and emphasis on, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which offers protections to people with disabilities in the workplace and in the community.
By Rosalind Gottfried
Demographic inequities characteristic of American society continue to grow in different sectors. In education the widespread shift to remote learning will have a dramatic impact on students, long after the virus has been controlled and students returned to the classroom.