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UN DISABILITY TREATY
Stop the War on International Law
Senior Fellow, Citizens for Global Solutions
Whether you care about stopping climate change, getting rid of nuclear weapons, ending genocide or support human rights for all, it is past time to acknowledge and stop our self-destructive war on international law.
The Disabilities Treaty: Right Treaty, Right Time, Right for America
Judith E. Heumann
Special Advisor for International Disability Rights, U.S. Depa...
Hundreds of thousands of American parents and disabled people have fought hard to bring about the dramatic changes that have occurred in our country over the decades. But what about the parents and disabled people in other countries who face the same kinds of challenges?
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Disabling the Disabled
Songwriter, pianist and record producer
I wonder what our descendents 150 years from now will think about this day when they read in the history books that the Senate rejected a United Nations treaty on the rights of the disabled. The rights of people like me.
Santorum Defends Republican Takedown Of 'Troubling' Measure
Independence Forever! Don't Ratify the UN Disabilities Treaty
Fellow of The National Academy of Public Administration and th...
Today, the U.S. Senate is being asked to ratify the new UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). It's another of those sound-good UN efforts that fall apart under examination.
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