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New video offers a view into the birth of disAbility advocacy in Tanzania

The newly released video, Inspiring Self-Advocacy, is the story of Michael Mwanzalima. Michael was born and raised in a Tanzanian village. At age three he was diagnosed with polio, but it went untreated for many years; as a consequence he…

Veterans disability backlog shrinking rapidly

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Veterans disability backlog shrinking rapidly

PDF Available Here Galaxy Lesson Title Veterans disability backlog shrinking rapidly E-Newscast Video Link http://disabilityrightsgalaxy.com/?p=22191 Video Length Two minutes and twenty-three seconds Grade Level High School & Above Summary On October 30th, Allison Hickey, Veterans Affairs undersecretary for benefits, announced…

Disability rights group responds to Nancy Fitzmaurice case

PDF Available Here Galaxy Lesson Title Disability rights group responds to Nancy Fitzmaurice case E-Newscast Video Link http://disabilityrightsgalaxy.com/?p=22156 Video Length Three minutes and eighteen seconds Grade Level High School & Above Summary A recent UK Court case, allowing a mother…

Disability rights group responds to Nancy Fitzmaurice case

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Phoenix Police announce reform package

PDF Available Here Galaxy Lesson Title Phoenix Police announce reform package E-Newscast Video Link http://disabilityrightsgalaxy.com/?p=22147 Video Length Three minute and twenty-nine seconds Grade Level High School & Above Summary The Phoenix Police Department has reformed their procedures for interacting with…

Phoenix Police announce reform package

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Washington Post: SSDI is the “the biggest backlog in the federal government”

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Washington Post: SSDI is the “the biggest backlog in the federal government”

 PDF Available Here Galaxy Lesson Title Washington Post: SSDI is the “the biggest backlog in the federal government” E-Newscast Video Link http://disabilityrightsgalaxy.com/?p=22176 Video Length Two minutes and twenty-seven seconds Grade Level High School & Above Summary On October 18th, as…