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Uber Claims Disability Laws Don't Apply To Technology Companies

Uber’s massive fleet of cars don’t belong to the company, and its drivers aren’t employees. Does that mean that they aren’t a public service, as other transportation options are, and that they don’t have to follow federal or state laws that require buses and taxis to accommodate everyone. 223 more words

Discrimination

Encountering People Who Are Different

The other day, I was in the store when I heard a little girl call out to her mom.  “Mom, come here! Mom! That girl–why does she look–?”  Her mom tried to hush her before she went on.   812 more words

Amputation

Healthy Cities for PWDs

Last month I attended the World Health Organization (WHO) news briefing on healthy and resilient cities in the Western Pacific Regions held at the Diamond Hotel, Manila. 382 more words

Healthy Cities For PWDs

Evening Prayer 5.17.15, Seventh Sunday of Easter

Do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul.

Alleluia! Christ is risen.
The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia!

INVITATORY AND PSALTER… 1,938 more words

Christianity

Evening Prayer 17.5.15, Seventh Sunday of Easter

Do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul.

Alleluia! Christ is risen.
The Lord is risen indeed. Alleluia!

INVITATORY AND PSALTER… 1,941 more words

Jesus Christ

Commentary: Museums improve art programming for people with disabilities

Check out this article about how the Museum of Modern Art in New York is developing specific programs and features to increase accessibility for patrons with all types of disabilities. 96 more words

Optimistic Outlook for Job Seekers with Disabilities

According to information in The Huffington Post, the employment situation is looking bright for people with disabilities. The focus was information from Think Beyond the Label… 204 more words

Employment