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Helpful Braille Resources You Should Know About

January is Braille Literacy Month.  Invented by Louis Braille, at the age of 15 years old while attending the National Institute for Blind Youth in Paris. 787 more words

Americans With Disability Act

Equality For All

As a young kid, when I thought about equality, my thoughts would focus on race and gender. Since I grew up in a rural area and looked different than all my other classmates, race and gender were my only measures of equality.   266 more words

Awesome Con DC is Awesome at ADA

I have not posted over the weekend for an amazing reason!  My family LOVES SciFi and my husband loves comic books and my kids love anime!   489 more words

Anxiety

Southwest Airlines Embarrasses, Then Ignores Passenger with Hearing Impairment

Those of us who were around when Southwest Airlines came into the commercial airline market knew they would always be small-time. They came with no real vision, no competent leadership, and definitely no sense of how to treat their passengers. 1,405 more words

Travel And Human Rights

When Things Aren’t as They Seem (Non-Obvious Disability and Employment)

Katie, a potential employee, interviews with your company.  She is well qualified to perform the essential functions of the job for which she has applied.  The new employee is a wheelchair user; therefore, you recognize that some reasonable accommodations should made to ensure equality in the work environment.  1,060 more words

Employers