Darwin's "idiots" and other animals

Why was the so-called "idiot" population of Victorian Britain…

Summer issue - 'Discrimination in death'?

Ignored and forgotten – in death as in life? Pressure is…
Simon-Jarrett

The great American IQ panic of 1917

IQ testing caused widescale anxiety that the US population…

The Balance of Rights - a film on challenges faced

The Balance of Rights produced by AF film and Media CIC in…
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Herman Gross – artist inspired by children with learning disabilities

Robin Jackson tells the extraordinary story of Hermann Gross,…
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A pioneer advocate for people with Down’s syndrome

Paul Williams recounts the story of Jérôme Lejeune, a pioneer…
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King Carlos of Spain, the great survivor

Paul Williams describes the remarkable achievements of the young…
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Would knowledge of the origins of village communities help us to understand them?

Simon Jarrett looks back on a controversy about village communities…
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The lone libertarian – Josiah Wedgwood and the Mental Deficiency act 1913

Josiah Wedgwood fought a one man battle against the Act that…