Tag Archives: Protest

Working WITH not FOR

Prepositions make all the difference. At disABILITY LINK we work with and not for the consumer. Independent Living Philosophy is about taking charge and working with your peers to be in control of your life.  I noticed that I kept having … Continue reading

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Let Us In!

Last week I attended the National ADAPT Action in Washington, DC. It was an amazing experience. We fought for the rights of people with disabilities, to get people out of nursing homes and to have a choice in where they … Continue reading

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Why We Protest

Last month there was a nationwide protest against the Goodwill for paying people with disabilities less than the minimum wage.  This was an effort orchestrated by the National Federation of the Blind (of which I am a board member for … Continue reading

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