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Indecorous behaviour

I am most alarmed to discover a person’s conduct of past who is apparently a trustee for Action on Hearing Loss (AOHL) and NADP. Having seen concrete evidence of how he has behaved on social media, in his treatment of a founder of a particular group. 474 more words


Deaf Can! Coffee

A couple weeks ago, I visited the headquarters of a new social enterprise that I’m very glad to let the world know about.

A Deaf-run business, Deaf Can! 96 more words


A Quick Update

By Jean F. Andrews

Recently, I covered the International Congress on the Education of the Deaf, in Greece. Here’s an update on that story. 229 more words

Deaf In Prison

Information about Deafness and De la Bat School:


De la Batschool for the Deaf would like to make a contribution to the Deaf awareness month of September.  On this website our main focus is on information regarding the Deaf and their language- Sign-Language, also to give some information about De la Bat school for the Deaf. 266 more words


Deaf vs. Hearing Community

There is a debate between those who are deaf and those who aren’t. It stretches far beyond the realm of hearing and encases a whole spectrum of issues: political, familial, cultural….the hearing community has not exactly accommodated or embraced the deaf culture, and vice versa. 273 more words


Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication

I have been wondering where Sign Language fits in the categories of Verbal and Non-Verbal communication. I have been poking around in some literature and it seems that the popular consensus is Sign Language is entirely in the Non-Verbal category. 276 more words