“Simultaneously, we will do everything within our power to ensure that COVID-19 in not a threat to the civil rights of people with disabilities. America’s medical system must not discriminate against people with disabilities in need of treatment on the basis of a disability alone. America was built on certain inalienable rights, and even a pandemic should not threaten those”
These words make you wonder; or better yet, think twice about how the medical system truly treats people with disabilities. It’s hard to know if they won’t perceive people with disabilities as a threat until they are presented with such cases in the moment.