Great article on the Nerds of Color site from disability advocate and Nerdcore philosophizer Alice Wong. In her commentary and interview with Jihan Abbas she makes some excellent points about blurring the lines of disability, whether or not disability is part of “normal life,” and how Hollywood illustrates difference.
President Obama marks the 24th anniversary of The Americans with Disabilities Act, one of the most comprehensive civil rights bills in the history of this country.
Jamaica now has their own version of the ADA and just like you’re in the states they’re going to need some help to bring that dream to reality.
Happy ADA Day! Here is a great piece from NCD reminding us of some of the hard work behind the creation of the ADA.
Disabled Girls Talk Episode 1: Generation ADA
The full transcript can be found here!
Happy ADA Day! Where is the voice of the disability community? Everywhere and right here. Check out our pals at Disabled Girls Talk Podcast and join the growing conversation about inclusion!
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