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The 27th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Svetlana in a blue dress standing between a screen with live captions and a screen with a slide showing Plato's quote.

Today is 27th anniversary of ADA – Americans with Disabilities Act. On the photo above is me giving a presentation last year about accessibility at a local event that happened to be on the anniversary of ADA. The slide on the photo says: “Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.” It’s Plato’s quote and my favorite.

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Wonder Woman Through The Eyes of a Deaf Woman

A mug with Wonder Woman and a hand in front holding a tea tag saying: You are unlimited.

I had no deaf role models when growing up, so Wonder Woman was among the few role models – real and fictional, living and dead – that I looked up to. There are other female super heroines like Super Girl, Catwoman, and others, but for some reasons Wonder Woman unconsciously has had such a powerful hold on me and has been my favorite female superhero.

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