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The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Public Transport Issues

The Challenges of Being a Wheelchair User Public Transport Issues

We continue to talk about the difficulties experienced by wheelchair users. In our previous article, we talked about a few problems that wheelchair users experience in public spaces. In this article, we will talk about a place that is open to the public. But this time, we will talk about a few of the problems […]

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Completed

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Completed

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, which we mentioned in our previous articles, have been completed. These games started with a one-year delay like the 2020 Olympic Games and took place from 24 August to 5 September 2021. Para-Badminton and Para-Taekwondo branches, which were opened for the first time, also took place in these games. Approximately […]

Barrier-Free Successful People 5 Ludwig van Beethoven

Barrier-Free Successful People 5 Ludwig van Beethoven

We continue to talk about people who know no barriers and who are inspiring. The subject of this article is one of the best composers ever. When you think of the best composer, I guess the first thing that comes to your mind is Beethoven. Let’s get to know this amazing artist without wasting time. […]

How Should the Wheelchair Ramp Be?

How Should the Wheelchair Ramp Be

In our previous articles, we briefly talked about wheelchair ramps and their history. In this article, we will talk about how a disabled ramp should be. Wheelchair ramps have become very common nowadays. As these ramps have become widespread, it has become easier for wheelchair users to reach many places and benefit from many opportunities. […]

History of Wheelchair Ramps

History of Wheelchair Ramps

People with certain physical disabilities continue their lives by using a wheelchair. Well, is it enough for physically disabled people to have a wheelchair to sustain their lives? We all know that just having a wheelchair is not enough for people who have to live with a wheelchair to lead a quality life. There are […]

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

TOKYO 2020 Paralympic Games

In our previous articles, we talked a little about the Paralympic Games while talking about the history of sports for the physically disabled. In this article, we will talk about the Paralympic Games and the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games that are currently being held. The word “Paralympics” is derived from two Greek words. What it […]

Free Successful People 4: George Louis Eyser

Barrier-Free Successful People 4 George Louis Eyser

In our previous article, we talked about the history of sports for the physically disabled. In this article, we will talk about George Louis Eyser, the first disabled athlete to participate in the Olympics. Disabled athletes participated in the Olympics before the Paralympics. The first disabled person to participate in an Olympics was German-American athlete […]

History of Sport for People With Physical Disabilities

History of Sport for People With Physical Disabilities

We all know the importance of exercising. Although there are different ways to exercise, exercise is movement. Some walk, some work at a job, some do housework, some take care of children, some travel, some do various sports. Thus, we all exercise in some way in our daily routine life. This of course includes people […]

Barrier-Free Spaces 3: Airports

The use of public spaces and opportunities offered by the state and traveling are fundamental rights for all people. However, people with physical disabilities encounter difficulties in making use of these rights due to a lack of appropriate accessibilities in different areas. For example, today entering many public spaces with a wheelchair and the comfortably […]

Barrier-Free Spaces 2 Metropolitan Museum of Art

We continue to talk about places for disabled friends. Our disabled-friendly venue today is the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the largest art museums in the world, is the largest art museum in the United States. This museum was founded on April 13, 1872, and has […]