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How Designers Are Failing People With Disabilities | Hazlitt

The market is huge and about to get much bigger—so why have high-end design companies almost entirely ignored people with disabilities and demand for a next generation wheelchair?

Here's one actor's inspirational story about how her perspective has helped her succeed in her latest role.   'I'm used to feeling like an alien' … Nadia Albina in A Streetcar Named Desire. #NMEDA

My disability helped me understand Blanche DuBois, says Streetcar actor

Here's one actor's inspirational story about how her perspective has helped her succeed in her latest role. 'I'm used to feeling like an alien' … Nadia Albina in A Streetcar Named Desire.

A MS Patient Builds A Yelp For People With Disabilities MS sufferer Jason Da Silva has created an app dedicated to rating businesses based on their accessibility for the disabled or less mobile in line with his documentary, ‪#‎WhenIWalk‬ Read more on the incredible story here - http://bath.so/11pMF4t

A MS Patient Builds A Yelp For People With Disabilities

Just because the world is built for able-bodied people, doesn't mean the disabled have to live with it. People living without disabilities can take for granted how much the built environment is sui.

Lee Ridley:  "#Disabled people are either #inspirational, or benefit cheats."  (The Guardian, 4/15/15)  #Disability  #Comedian  #DisabledComedian  #DisabledHumor  #Humor

Lee Ridley: ‘Disabled people are either inspirational, or benefit cheats’

Award-winning comedian Lee Ridley says jokes help people to understand how he lives with disabilities, at a time when discrimination and prejudice are rife

Double #Amputee Amy Purdy Dazzles on "Dancing with the Stars."  (TIME, 3/18/14)  #Disability  #Dancing  #DWTS

VIDEO: Double Amputee Amy Purdy Dazzles on Dancing with the Stars

Double #Amputee Amy Purdy Dazzles on "Dancing with the Stars." (TIME, 3/18/14) #Disability #Dancing #DWTS

Síndrome de Down: Cuando nació mi hija, el doctor dijo que probablemente no superaría los 3 años. Concientización, síndrome de Down

When my daughter was born with Down syndrome 11 years ago, I was told by my doctor that she probably wouldn’t live until 3 years old. I'm writing to dispel myths during this, Down syndrome awareness month.

From left, Bastian Wurbs (as Titus), Joel Basman (as Valentin) and Nikki Rappl (as Lukas) star in Keep Rollin', a coming-of-age drama featured in the seventh annual Reelabilities film festival.

People With Disabilities, On Screen And Sans Clichés

Films that focus on disability are frequently overlooked by festivals and audiences. Reelabilities, a festival, is bucking the trend, showcasing films by and about people with disabilities.

You are not your disability, your disability is a part of you.

You know that feeling when you're hurried to get to work or an appointment downtown but the subway trains are all packed? So you fidget with angst until a less jam-packed car zooms into the station?

Disabled people enjoy their life!

ReelAbilities Film Festival kicks off Wednesday in Pittsburgh with special appearances by advocates in the field.

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