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Disability (Dedicated Semester 2011)

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Disability Fashion

Do fashion and disability have anything in common? Sure they do!

Check out this video and IZ Adaptive -- fashionable and functional clothing for wheelchair users since 2009.

IZ Adaptive

TED Talks: I'm Not Your Inspiration

New TED Talks are being made all the time. Learn more at

TED: Ideas worth spreading

Stella Young is a comedian and journalist who happens to go about her day in a wheelchair — a fact that doesn’t, she’d like to make clear, automatically turn her into a noble inspiration to all humanity. In this very funny talk, Young breaks down society's habit of turning disabled people into “inspiration porn.”

In the News

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Click HERE to get the latest news about Disabilities, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.

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