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They'll grow out of it

I am sat today in my University canteen, filling the space between a two hour Creative Writing workshop and an hour long lecture on Howard’s End… 531 more words

Powerful Love: A Mother’s Struggle With A Son’s Metal Retardation

There are a lot of things that young women dream about when they hold their first child in their arms. Dreams of a better life full of happiness, success and love. 1,276 more words

Society's Role on Disability

~ by Ashley Brien Class of ’16

I decided to join DDA this spring as a Junior here at Duke studying Public Policy and Media/Journalism. My experiences with disability related adversity were gradual and the notion that my emotional instability satisfied the requirements of a disability took a long time to actually believe. 732 more words


Elderly Woman Gets Sassy With Broward Judge

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BROWARD (CBSMiami) – On Thursday, 80-year-old Delores Sheines had a Broward courtroom in stitches as she flung one liners at a bond court judge. 253 more words


“DIS TIME NAH LANG TIME!” - By Lear Matthews


By Lear Matthews

Dis time nah lang time! Remember Bertie Vann, Fogarty Bun Down, Kayto, Cow Manure, Tuts and Marjorie Monkey (from New Amsterdam), Peas Head, Law an’ Order, Mary bruk iron, Memory man Gonzalves and Side-Ways? 675 more words


Mental Disorders Rising for Social Security Disability

This blog has chronicled how lawyers get rich taking in Social Security Disability claims.

Now CNSNews has come out with some new SS disability data that raises some doubt if this program has any control: 119 more words