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“Twitter has done some incredible things for diversity during the past few years. Now the largest minority group is raising their voice, too. World, meet disability Twitter.”
I figured if my story could change a person’s mind about another person, or especially a child’s mind about another child, then it was the right thing to do.
Mair had never told most of his classmates he has Asperger’s, or that he received social therapy treatment when he was younger.
The Life Stories: Wider Worlds seminar is part of a trailblazing new project, the Disability Studies Initiative. The program attacks the stigma associated with people with disabilities and helps students explore an issue that is complex and often misunderstood. The initiative also educates students about disability-related careers in design, medicine, human services, and other professions.
“We inspire vital communities by creating innovative playgrounds for people of all abilities.”
NFL star player, Jamaal Charles, gives heartwarming speech about his own disability and participating in the Special Olympics.
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The Obama administration is warning state and local officials not to discriminate against people with disabilities who have children or would like to.
University of Illinois has program to help push through barriers for people with disabilities to own their own business.