Unfortunately it is never ending campaigning on disability issues for when you are successful on one count there are others to take its place. This will only end when the sources of these maligned attitudes are persuaded to alter their views, so a concerted effort is required on the Government and many, if not all, of the tabloid media.
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WASHINGTON (MEDIA GENERAL) — Congress struggles to pass significant legislation in good times, much less in a pitched election season complicated by bitter partisanship.
Members have managed to move a handful of bipartisan bills related to issues like opioid abuse and criminal justice reform. 484 more words
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The sad death recently of Lord Rix highlighted how much progress a determined individual can make in a particular field.
As well as being famous for his slapstick comedy Lord Rix went on to have a second career fighting for people with learning disabilities ending up as a vocal champion in the House of Lords… 508 more words
How Canada and the United States are charting different paths to similar GHG reduction goals
By R.P. Stastny
Aug. 24, 2016, 7:46 a.m.
While Canada has historically sought to align its GHG policies with the United States, the differences in the nature of their economies and carbon emissions sources have resulted in different strategies to achieve similar goals. 295 more words