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C'est La Vie, Living With ALS
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produced by Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited, in C'est La Vie (Shenzhen, Guangdong: Phoenix TV, 2022), 26 mins
At the age of 40, Cai Lei, vice president of JD.com, was diagnosed with ALS. Before that, he was talkative, his career was smooth-sailing, and his child was just born. After getting sick, however, everything changed for him. Does he accept the reality and wait for death, or in the last time, continue to struggle a...
produced by Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited, in C'est La Vie (Shenzhen, Guangdong: Phoenix TV, 2022), 26 mins
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American Masters, Season 35, Episode 10, Becoming Helen Keller
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directed by Michael N. Pressman, 1950-; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy, fl. 1997-2014, Independent Television Service and American Masters, in American Masters, Season 35, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 23 mins
Helen Keller, who was deaf and blind, used her celebrity and wit to champion rights for women, people with disabilities and people living in poverty. Examines the complex life and legacy of this author, advocate and human rights pioneer.
directed by Michael N. Pressman, 1950-; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy, fl. 1997-2014, Independent Television Service and American Masters, in American Masters, Season 35, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 23 mins
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Child Protection Policy
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written by Handicap International (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2021, originally published 2021), 13 page(s)
It is the duty of Humanity & Inclusion (HI) to protect all children participating in or impacted by its activities. In its mandate, a special focus is placed on children with disabilities. Although children with disabilities have the same rights as other children, they can be more vulnerable as they are often disc...
written by Handicap International (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2021, originally published 2021), 13 page(s)
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Protection Of Beneficiaries From Sexual Exploitation, Abuse And Harassment
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written by Handicap International (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2021, originally published 2021), 13 page(s)
This paper presents the policy and measures adopted by HI to prevent and combat the sexual exploitation, abuse, and harassment of beneficiary populations by humanitarian workers. Through this policy, Humanity & Inclusion (HI) expresses its determination to: ▪ Combat the sexual exploitation, abuse and harassmen...
written by Handicap International (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2021, originally published 2021), 13 page(s)
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Relative Invisibility Makes For Uphill Battle To Get Covid Vaccines For Americans With IDD
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(District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 8 mins
People with intellectual and developmental disabilities like Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and Autism often have underlying health conditions that make them more susceptible to COVID-19. Plus, many receive care in group living facilities, putting them at further risk. But despite the elevated risks for those with...
(District of Columbia: NewsHour Productions, 2021), 8 mins
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Being Heumann: An Unreprentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist
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written by Kristen Joiner and Judith Ellen Heumann, 1947- (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2020), 234 page(s)
One of the most influential disability rights activists in US history tells her personal story of fighting for the right to receive an education, have a job, and just be human.A story of fighting to belong in a world that wasn’t built for all of us and of one woman’s activism—from the streets of Brooklyn and...
written by Kristen Joiner and Judith Ellen Heumann, 1947- (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2020), 234 page(s)
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To Be A Girl With Disabilities From West Africa: The Educational Situation In Question
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written by Danielle Tan, fl. 2020; photographed by Danielle Tan, fl. 2020 (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2020, originally published 2020), 50 page(s)
written by Danielle Tan, fl. 2020; photographed by Danielle Tan, fl. 2020 (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2020, originally published 2020), 50 page(s)
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Intelligent Love: The Story of Clara Park, Her Autistic Daughter, and the Myth of the Refrigerator Mother
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written by Marga Vicedo, fl. 2000 (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2021, originally published 2020), 274 page(s)
How one mother challenged the medical establishment and misconceptions about autistic children and their parentsIn the early 1960s, Massachusetts writer and homemaker Clara Park and her husband took their 3-year-old daughter, Jessy, to a specialist after noticing that she avoided connection with others. Following...
written by Marga Vicedo, fl. 2000 (Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2021, originally published 2020), 274 page(s)
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Bubba Lou
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directed by Jim Knox; produced by Jocelyn Russell, Higher Films (New York, NY: Sproutflix, 2020), 14 mins
A film about the people who get support and the people who don't. After the death of a close friend, a woman with Down syndrome goes looking for her brother. The condition she finds him in, and her attempt to help him, make her question what words like 'home' and 'care' really mean…
directed by Jim Knox; produced by Jocelyn Russell, Higher Films (New York, NY: Sproutflix, 2020), 14 mins
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What Was It Like?
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directed by Genevieve Clay-Smith, fl. 2007; produced by Genevieve Clay-Smith, fl. 2007 and Dianna La Grassa, Bus Stop Films (New York, NY: Sproutflix, 2020), 15 mins
Eight adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities interview their parents about what it was like when they were children, specifically their parent’s experiences within the medical and educational systems. The documentary reveals issues of prejudice and injustice within two systems we should be able...
directed by Genevieve Clay-Smith, fl. 2007; produced by Genevieve Clay-Smith, fl. 2007 and Dianna La Grassa, Bus Stop Films (New York, NY: Sproutflix, 2020), 15 mins
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