3 responses to “Recommended Reading For 27 July 2010”

  1. Rosemary

    http://twitter.com/MarleeMatlin/status/19677614197 – Marlee Matlin on CNN’s lack of captioning for the ADA coverage.

  2. CapriUni

    Yesterday, My local Center for Independent Living held a celebration in honor of the 20th anniversary.

    And thinking back on yesterday, and the mixed feelings I had over how it was held almost entirely in the CIL’s office building (instead of, say, a local library or public park), and all of a sudden, I have an urge to cry.

    20 years later, and even our *parties* are still segregated to institutional buildings. Granted CIL’s are nicer institutions than most others, with a nicer philosophy. … But still…

    You know?

  3. thetroubleis

    I hope this is okay to post here, becuase I don’t understand delicious.

    The federal service dog laws have been amended, which obviously is of interest to many people with disabilities. http://www.ada.gov/regs2010/titleII_2010/reg2_2010.html It’s best to find the words service dog if your browser has that function, becuase it’s a long page.

    No more service cats, birds, etc, only service dogs, and all service dogs are exempt from breed bans and size restrictions.