- The ObserverAug 29 01:57 PM
Models with disabilities – Jillian Mercado, Jamie Brewer – have made the headlines, but the handful of examples is just a drop in the ocean Hannah Marriott
- Nyasa TimesAug 31 11:02 AM
Forum for the Development of Youth with Disability (FDYD) has urged government and various players to involve the youth with disabilities in policy and decision making processes to ensure their inclusion and participation in various development activities in the country. [caption id="attachment_93819" align="alignright" width="600"] Rex Kalima[/caption] [caption id="attachment_93818" align ...
Yes, fashion has flirted with using disabled models, but it has to do much more if it is serious about catwalk diversityThe GuardianAug 29 01:51 PM
Models with disabilities – Jillian Mercado, Jamie Brewer – have made the headlines, but the handful of examples is just a drop in the ocean Reading certain sections of the media over the past few weeks you might have thought that we were living in a golden age of diversity in fashion. Modelling – so the narrative goes – is finally opening its doors to people who reflect the eclectic beauty of ...
25 years after the Americans with Disabilities Act, Lawrence residents continue battle for equality, accessLawrence Journal-WorldAug 29 10:14 PM
It's been 25 years since Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act — and two and a half decades later, some Lawrence residents with disabilities say equality and accessibility are still a battle. By Caitlin Doornbos
- The PressAug 31 12:02 AM
NEW technology is helping people with learning and physical disabilities in York to connect with others and to share their experiences. Kate Liptrot reports.
- Business MirrorAug 31 04:02 AM
The United States Embassy for International Development (USAID) in Manila will hold a forum on the “Economic Rights of Persons with Disabilities” on Tuesday. Judith Heumann, US Department of State’s Special Advisor for International Disability Rights, will grace the forum together with advocates of persons with disabilities (PWDs) from the Philippine Government, civil society and academe, the US...
- WVLT-TV KnoxvilleAug 31 01:41 AM
More than 80 Tennesseans with disabilities have celebrated the completion of workforce development and pre-vocational skills programs meant to help them reach their employment goals.
- ABC 4 Salt Lake CityAug 28 10:01 PM
Every year the Utah Governor's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities and their partners honor people and business with the Golden Key Award.
- The HinduAug 29 08:36 PM
Stress on need for society and the authorities to take the recommendations of the 1995 Disability Act seriously, and to implement them where possible.
- The Christian Science MonitorAug 04 10:56 AM
Two children diagnosed with learning disabilities were handcuffed at a Kentucky school. The ACLU wants to know why the children were put under the control of a sheriff's deputy.
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