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Entries by Lennard Davis from 03/2013

Pope Perpetuates Religious Prejudice by Blessing "Disabled Man"

| Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

If Pope Francis wants to "help" people with disabilities, he will have to abandon his habit of kissing and blessing people with disabilities. Instead, he should make all churches accessible and open the clergy up to all kinds of people, including priests with disabilities.

NPR Reporter Chana Joffe-Walt Gets Disability Wrong

| Posted 03.29.2013 | Media

Ms. Joffe-Walt, who is neither an economist nor a specialist on disability, is making a claim that in an economics class would be red penciled with the corrective -- "be very cautious when trying to provide simplistic explanations for data you've brought together."