photo by Tom Olin Help Tom Olin get The 2008 “Road to Freedom Bus” back on the road (see photo below).The bus, a 35’ foot RV, is slated to join The ADA Legacy Project’s (TALP) national Legacy Tour to celebrate … Continue reading
Disability Rights in Al Jazeera English This fine article includes quotes from several disability rights leaders including Joelle Brouner, Duane French, Don Brandon, and Curt Decker. It is interesting that Al Jazeera is one of the handful of media outlets … Continue reading
January 30, 2013
Tagged ableist, advocates, CRPD, Curt Decker, disability, disability justice, disability rights, Don Brandon, Duane French, Joelle Brouner, NDRN, Washington State
More Philly Pride
Tom Olin, social documentarian, has been photographing the disability rights movement since 1985. Johnny Crescendo had been the movement’s troubadour for decades both in U.S.A. and the United Kingdom. Harvey Finkle has been photographing disability rights events, both ADAPT and Disabled in Action for many years as well. They are all great artists under-supported. Let’s see if we can change that and give our Johnny, Harvey, and Tom as well as other cultural workers in our movement the support they deserve. Check out links for Philly Disability Pride.