Farhat Chishty pushes her son's wheelchair into the shade of an oak tree and sits down with a sigh. It's a calm spring morning at Denton State School, the largest institution for people with mental retardation in Texas, and she has come for her morning visit. She puts a knit cap on her son's head and adjusts a blanket over his bony knees. A gentle gust of wind... More >>>
Photos Courtesy of Farhat Chishty
Complications from pneumonia when he was a baby caused permanent damage to Haseeb's brain.