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The losers have always been children in poverty, children of color, and children with disabilities.

The most egregious uses of lethal force have been borne by people with intellectual disabilities and children.

They expel difficult students and refuse to admit students that public schools have to admit—like kids with disabilities.

The same goes for forced or coercive sterilization of women with disabilities, which is more common than people realize.

Because women with disabilities are one of the most at-risk demographics in the world.

The bill to remove the civil disabilities of the Jews rejected in the British parliament by a vote of 288 to 165.

The General Assembly has the power, by a two-thirds vote, to remove such disabilities.

During this session Mr. Robert Grant again brought in a bill for removing the civil disabilities of the Jews.

But Congress may, by a vote of two-thirds of each House, remove such disabilities.

Of this number, some were transferred to other commands, some were discharged for physical disabilities and other causes.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to disabilities, such as: injury, impairment, ailment, infirmity, defect, and weakness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.