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Each time a person stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, these ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance. - RFK

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Ever been so sick that you couldn't get out of bed? Everyone has. You can just call in sick and go back to work tomorrow, right? But what if you were that sick every day? Forever? Or imagine you were in an accident, and you couldn't do your job anymore. What would you do? If you paid into Social Security you can fall back on SSA disability. That's why it's there, right? Well, unfortunately, it's not that easy.

Initially, I created this site to tell the story of my 3 year battle with the Social Security Administration. But over time, my goals have changed a little. Right now, the site is about me and my experiences, so it does focus on MS - but I want it to be about the Social Security Administration, and how the system is broken. I want to help others going through what I went through, and I want them to share their stories, too.

I hope we can bring attention to how convoluted and backwards the SSA disability process is. I hope someone does something about it. What? I don't know.
But I started the ripple...

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