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BBC: The people embracing their disabilities for Halloween

Posted by on Oct 30, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on BBC: The people embracing their disabilities for Halloween

Source:  BBC / October 30, 2018 For some with physical disabilities Halloween has become an opportunity to embrace their bodies and celebrate difference. A number of people are sharing photographs of their creative costumes which highlight and incorporate their disability. April, from Chicago, US, shared a photo of herself dressed up with the caption “Halloween is Christmas for us amputees”, an image that has been up-voted more than 115,000 times on Reddit. April told the BBC that she wanted to “share some portion of my experience” to help others with disabilities see...

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Fox News: Innovation for People with Disabilities

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Source:  Fox News Jan. 05, 2017 – 4:48 – How one non-profit is galvanizing a global movement of innovators to create affordable solutions for people with disabilities around the globe To view video please click here >>>>

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It’s Time for a National Museum of Disability

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Source:  New York Times/September 05, 2018 By Elianna Gerut, Sarah Levin, Daniel Rabinovitz, Gabe Rosen and Ben Schwartz The authors are 12th graders at Gann Academy in Waltham, Mass. WALTHAM, Mass. — Like most high school students, we have spent years studying American history — from the cultures of the Native Americans to the Revolutionary War, right up to the 21st century. Yet when we look closely at the story of who we are as a nation, we find little, if anything, about the history of people with disabilities. This is not surprising. The extent of what most Americans know about...

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