Jun 1 2013

Disabled Are New Target for Charges of Cheating

NYT, NPR lead campaign to cut SSI

Nicholas Kristof at Davos (cc photo: WEF/Monika Flueckiger)

Nicholas Kristof’s column was almost entirely wrong or unsupported. Yet it turned out to be just the opening salvo of a series of high-profile news reports exposing America’s alleged plague of skyrocketing disability benefits.