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R U Ready??? Emergency Preparedness in Disability World

  Portlight Strategies is a wonderful organization that serves people with disabilities and their families when disaster strikes.  Paul Timmons started the program after hurricane Katrina. He was disgusted that some groups were trying to raise beaucoup bucks to set … Continue reading

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Kansas Outsource of Disability Services Creates Worry

This article appeared in Disability Scoop and, since it concerns Medicaid managed care, is of interest to our community. Worries Run High As State Outsources Disability Services By JENNI BERGAL, KAISER HEALTH NEWS December 6, 2013 Text Size A A … Continue reading

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Invitation to Dance

http://www.invitationtodancemovie.com What could be better than the disability right’s movement’s own Simi Linton and her new movie? Here at DRC we love the use of dance as a metaphor for life. Like you, we are eagerly awaiting the movie but … Continue reading

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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

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