DISABILITY

Meet the OZY Genius Who's Making Arts Programs More Accessible

OZY Genius Award winner Grace Fisher caught a rare disease that paralyzed her from the neck down.

The Next Great Transit Hack: An App for Blind Subway Riders

This app is "mapping out" public transit for blind and visually impaired riders.

Turning Children's Disabilities Into Superpowers

Joshua Leonard is breaking barriers as a Black animator at Netflix, developing a new kind of superhero show.

Most Americans With Disabilities Struggle to Find Accessible Homes

Only 9 percent of family households with someone who has a physical disability are in accessible homes.

OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Will America's Police Finally Listen to Deaf People?

US police departments are finally acting to reduce violent interactions with deaf people.

The Forgotten Victims of the Pandemic: The Deaf Community

From poor television captions to the absence of a common language, the deaf community faces unique challenges amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Defining Moments: Losing Limbs, Gaining the World

Paralympian Amy Purdy went from near-death to the medal stand.

Disabled Community: We've Always Needed Today's Flexible Work Arrangements. So Make Them Stick

Employers and universities are making accommodations the disability community has been demanding for years.

Leaving Your Legs in Yemen

Losing your legs to a land mine might cool anyone's ardor for war.

What Are Democrats Doing to Win Over America’s Largest Minority Group?

Voters with disabilities could prove to be game changers in the 2020 election.

OZY PODCAST

The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Universal Family Care: Behind the Latest 'For All' Designed to Rethink Aging

Advocate Josie Kalipeni is pushing a policy that could emerge as the next universal basic income.

How Was Your Day ... Visually Impaired Athlete?

Alvin Suarez, part of the visually impaired community, is killing it at goalball.

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