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The ADA Diaries
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written by It’s Our Story (2014), 1 page(s),
Source: www.itsourstory.com
This collection of personal testimonies, newspaper articles, and official communications played a critical role in making the American with Disabilities Act of 1990 possible. For centuries, people with disabilities lived without rights, were oppressed by social stigma, rejected by wide swaths of culture, and were...
written by It’s Our Story (2014), 1 page(s),
Source: www.itsourstory.com
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Adrienne Asch: Disability Scholar and Advocate, Professor of Bioethics
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2007),
Source: digitalassets.lib.berkeley.edu
Adrienne Asch, professor and director of the Center for Ethics at Yeshiva University, was interviewed for the Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement oral history project to document her contributions for more than three decades as an activist and scholar. She has had an important role as advocate and ac...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2007),
Source: digitalassets.lib.berkeley.edu
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Alana Theriault
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
Advocate on independent living and disability employment issues.
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
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Alana Theriault: Crafting a Life of Independence and Advocacy
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2007),
Source: www.lib.berkeley.edu
During her life Alana Theriault has fought for the right to live independently, to have adequate benefits and supports, and to be employed; and she has turned her hard-won experience into expertise which has benefited innumerable other people with disabilities. Theriault is highly regarded in California, and natio...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2007),
Source: www.lib.berkeley.edu
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American Annals of the Deaf
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written by Gallaudet University Library. Deaf Collections and Archives , 1 page(s),
Source: gaislandora.wrlc.org
The American Annals of the Deaf is a professional journal dedicated to quality in education and related services for deaf or hard of hearing children and adults. First published in 1847, the Annals is the oldest and most widely read English-language journal dealing with deafness and the education of deaf persons....
written by Gallaudet University Library. Deaf Collections and Archives , 1 page(s),
Source: gaislandora.wrlc.org
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American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities (ACCD)
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
A coalition of national, state, and local disability organizations active from 1975 to 1983, ACCD brought a cross-disability perspective to the movement and took a leading role in the national effort to force implementation of section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and passage of the Education of all Handic...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
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Anita (Aaron) Baldwin
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
Deputy director and head of blind services, Center for Independent Living, Berkeley, early 1980s. Listen to audio clip:On the chaotic atmosphere at the Center for Independent Living, Berkeley, in the early 80s. Read audio clip transcript: On the chaotic atmosphere at the Center for Independent Living, Berkeley, in...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
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Anna Fay
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
Founding member of the New York Metropolitan Chapter of the National Paraplegia Foundation, the Center for Independence of the Disabled in New York, and the American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities. View video clip: On the development of her disability identity during the demonstration against gasoline rat...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
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Anthony L.
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
U.S. Congressman, 1978-1989, Sponsor of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2008),
Source: vm136.lib.berkeley.edu
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Anthony L. “Tony” Coelho: Congressional Advocate for Disability Rights, Chair of the Epilepsy Foundation
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(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2004),
Source: www.lib.berkeley.edu
The oral history with Tony Coelho was initiated as part of the Social and Political Advocacy in the Epilepsy Community project, an outgrowth of the Regional Oral History Office’s ongoing series of oral histories on the disability rights and independent living movements. Including the perspectives of self-advocat...
(Berkeley, CA: Bancroft Library. Oral History Center, 2004),
Source: www.lib.berkeley.edu
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