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Q&A: 30 years after the ADA, how far have we come?

July 26 is the 30th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities...
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Sat, 07/25/2020 - 5:39am
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COVID-19 and the unique challenges facing people with disabilities

COVID-19 has meant some difficult times for a lot of people, but those living with disabilities have been facing unique challenges. A WXXI live forum on...
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Fri, 07/24/2020 - 10:13am
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Arts organizations increase access during COVID-19 shutdowns

Earlier this month, people around the world sat down to watch "Hamilton" -- the Broadway musical phenomenon written by Lin-Manuel Miranda about the...
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Thu, 07/23/2020 - 9:28am
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American Council of the Blind names new leadership, continues battle for accessibility and inclusion

The American Council of the Blind , an advocacy group for the rights of visually impaired and blind people, elected new leadership at the organization’s...
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Fri, 07/12/2019 - 7:23am
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