Americans With Disabilities Act

The Takeaway

Pioneer in Disability Rights

Friday, November 23, 2012

Listener Debra Solomon shares stories about her father Aaron who was one of the first advocates for people with disabilities. He hired more than 300 workers with disabilities at a time where they struggled immensely to find any sort of livelihood. She describes the cause her father found so important and the characters he hired to work in his factory.

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Liu Vows to Block 'Taxi of Tomorrow'

Wednesday, May 02, 2012


Comptroller John Liu further complicated the city’s Taxi of Tomorrow project on Wednesday by saying he wouldn’t approve the city’s contract with Nissan because the vehicle selected isn’t wheelchair accessible.

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