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Charter Day – Howard University and Its Disability History

by Patrick Cokley for the Lead On Update There is a little known story concerning Frances Perkins – the first woman Cabinet member and the longest serving Secretary of Labor. She was appointed by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and was responsible … Continue reading

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Extra Update

Heartwarming Tearjerker of the Day The Daily What – May. 24, 2012     Four-year-old comic book fan Anthony Smith is deaf in his right ear and has hearing damage in his left. He also refused to wear his hearing … Continue reading

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