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Why I Didn't Reveal I'm Deaf In My Online Dating Profile
, Guest Writer
I excluded my disability the way someone might avoid mentioning their massive student debt on the first date.
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'A Quiet Place' Falls Into A Tired Trope About Deafness
Pamela J. Kincheloe
, Guest Writer
While I'm cheering on the film, I have to ask: What is it saying about people who live in silence?
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America Needs To Hear From More Deaf Leaders
, Guest Writer
America's Deaf community is 30 million strong. We need more of them leading, especially in the workplace.
In 'This Close,' Two Pals Navigate Heartbreak, Sexuality... And Deafness
Curtis M. Wong
Directed by Andrew Ahn, the Sundance Now series is a first for deaf artists.
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A Prayer To End Child Poverty in Our Time
Marian Wright Edelman
President, Children's Defense Fund
We know what to do to end child poverty if we want to in rich America. The U.S. Census Bureau reported this week that the
People Who Are Deaf Are Really Sick Of Getting Asked These Questions
That includes whether or not they wish they could hear.
Cafe de las Sonrisas
This Cafe Is Staffed Entirely By Deaf People
And you place your order in sign language.
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Hearing Loss Is The Silent Killer Of Relationships
And it's only going to get worse!
#blindmanrunning – How Alex Innes Took On The Virgin London Marathon 2017
Josa Keyes Young
Novelist, poet, mother, feminist, doubter, editor, digital per...
The community has rallied round Alex’s marathon bid, with local schools holding Christmas jumper and own clothes days to
WHEN THE DOLPHIN BROKE MY EAR: Can Deaf People Recover Hearing?
Don C. Reed
Sponsor, California’s Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research A...
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Hearing Privilege Is One Many People Take For Granted
It's time to increase public awareness.
Deaf Talent Everywhere! Part V
Lydia L. Callis
Sign Language Interpreter, Community Educator, Advocate. From ...
There are very few jobs Deaf people "can't" do, especially once small adjustments are made to accommodate their specific skills and abilities. At the end of the day, our society limits people more than the actual experience of deafness ever could.
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What It's Like To Be Almost Deaf, But Not Quite
Dedicated to the pursuit of peace and coffee
By now, most of us are at least somewhat familiar with the story that has come out of Omaha, Nebraska about the student who
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Zika Causes Deafness In About 6 Percent Of Cases
A new complication for the babies of women infected during pregnancy.
House Made Of Stars In A Galaxy All Its Own
Writer, Teacher, Editor, Coach
It's rare when a writer is able to give us a story so believably through the eyes of a child. Kaye Gibbons did this with
, a book that became an Oprah Pick.
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This Starbucks Store Is Devoted To Hiring Deaf Employees
Ten deaf baristas were just welcomed into the Starbucks family.
10 Tips For Interacting With A Deaf Mom
Deaf Mom Lifestyle Blogger at MommyGoneTropical.com
You would love to meet her and spark up a conversation, but you feel nervous.
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