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Student In Wheelchair Barred From Field Trip Because School Couldn’t Drive Him

A Tennessee elementary school student who uses a wheelchair was unable to attend a class trip because, the school said, no one could not be found to d... ...

President Obama Reappoints Karen L. Braitmayer to the Access Board

Monday, April 7th, 2014 read more Source: http://www.casinstitute.org/content/president-obama-reappoints-karen-l-braitmayer-access-board

Job / Business Opportunity with City of Pismo Beach

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 read more Source: http://www.casinstitute.org/content/job-business-opportunity-city-pismo-beach

Carol Glazer: Closing the Employment Gap for America’s Largest Minority Group

The changes to the rules implementing Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act announced by the U.S. Labor Department last summer, which take effect today, have the potential for far greater impact and scale than ...

James Moore: Greg Abbott and the Politics of Anger

The accident that changed Greg Abbott's life was so improbable as to be almost statistically immeasurable. A healthy 27 year-old, he was jogging throu... ...

Kathleen Reardon: Is it Good for America to Only do What’s Good for Business?

Opponents to President Obama's efforts to put millions of dollars in the pockets of people who've been working overtime for no pay want you to worry about business again. Conservative business groups have responded ...

Lydia L. Callis: When Will the Oppression Stop?

Communication is especially important in situations which are already traumatic, isolating and stressful. Times of personal crisis are not when we want to be advocating for our basic human rights. ...

Hearing-Impaired Man Sues Hotel and Coaching Company

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 read more Source: http://www.casinstitute.org/content/hearing-impaired-man-sues-hotel-and-coaching-company

William Daroff: Making Inclusion a Reality

People with disabilities live in our neighborhoods, go to school with our children, shop at our stores, but too often, we don't know them. ...

Joe Entwisle: No Special Treatment for Workers With Disabilities, Please

There's an ignoble side to the Americans with Disabilities Act that I'd really like to see change in Corporate America and beyond. The ADA, the landmark law that prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities ...