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WrestleMania WarmUp at Lifestyles

The build up is peeking. The card is set. Or is it? What will John Cena and the Undertaker do?

At Lifestyles, Sal DiBenedetto interviewed our own contenders — The Destroyer (Kevin Distefano), Joey Whispers (Joe Padalino), The Darkness (Aaon Bialer), Joey The Wrath (Schiavone). 24 more words

Video Wire

DHS Calls Off Cuts to Services for Disabled Children

The state agency said costs-per-case have stabilized and come under budget, allowing the agency to hold off on limiting the number of kids who can receive in-home supports that allow them to live with their families. 20 more words

The Lund Report

Developmentally Disabled Workers Give Deli Owner 'Incredible Amount Of Joy'

CHICAGO (CBS) — A deli in the Lakeview neighborhood stands out not just for what’s on the menu, but who is working behind the counters. … 476 more words

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Indiana Police Seek Public's Help In Locating Missing Boy, Woman | CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Indiana State Police are seeking help in finding a woman and young boy last seen over two years ago.

Two-year-old King Walker and 21-year-old Diamond Bynum were last seen July 25, 2015 at their Gary home.

Missing

Aziz Ansari, #MeToo and the Problem of Empathy

Honestly, I’m still struggling to find words on the Aziz Ansari sexual misconduct story.

However, fellow blogger Emily Sullivan Sanford talks about how the lack of coverage on sexual violence against developmentally disabled people (especially compared to coverage on Ansari) demonstrates how hidden this injustice is. 100 more words

Sexual Violence

Editorial: Proposed bill would protect intellectually disabled parents

A proposed bill would provide additional protections to Oregon parents with intellectual disabilities. Legislative Concept 106 would revise current law, requiring a judge to identify dangerous actions and behaviors to justify removing children from parents with disabilities. 9 more words

Oregon Legislature

Wrapping Up

As the year closes, another one opens. By the end of this year, I am not planning to add more stuff to The Hopeless Autistic… 557 more words

2017 - Present: Civil Rights Crisis