As the nation's top civil rights attorney, Thomas Perez made disability issues a priority. His nomination this week to head the Labor Department, however, is bringing an uncertain future.
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By Marianne Karwacki, Penn State UNIVERSITY PARK – What do Beethoven, Thomas Edison, Stevie Wonder, Michael J. Fox, Jim Abbott, Itzhak Perlman, Stephen.
September 16, 2012
Although Shakespeare, Thomas More and other Tudor aficionados endorsed the received wisdom about Richard III, Shakespeare himself may have been anti-ableist in other contexts. For example, take his treatment of Julius …
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Julius Caesar, Epilepsy and Disability Studies in Shakespeare
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The advocacy group alleges wrongdoings by the Oregon State Hospital, Washington County district attorney and others in the case of Donn Thomas Spinosa.
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Disability Rights Oregon recommends legislation after investigating …
July 20, 2012
Disability Rights Oregon released a report Friday on its investigation into the case of a mentally ill Aloha man, twice charged in the 1997 slaying of his ex-wife. The investigation questioned how 58-year-old Donn Thomas …
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Disability Rights Oregon finishes investigation into case of mentally …
July 9, 2012
Disabled entrepreneur Huw Thomas talks to Disability Horizons about starting his own business, Promove UK.
June 25, 2012
A new paper from Julia Greenberg of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Deigo argues that disability law is a potential avenue for protecting people with an intersex condition from unnecessary medical procedures.
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Intersex condition and disability
October 23, 2011
Her “ disability ” is actually a wonderful tool for bringing criminals to justice. Deanne Bray, who was born completely deaf in one ear and barely hearing in the other, plays Sue Thomas and offers a completely realistic element to ..
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8th Annual Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival : Persistence of …