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About Llanojake

Eclectic, Egalitarian, Enduring

My Public Comment To The National Council On Disability February 23, 2017

Dear Members of the National Council On Disability, The thoughts and comments I share with you go to all of the topics of concern addressed by this NCD meeting in that I believe no disability issues can be addressed effectively … Continue reading

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My Public Comment To The National Council On Disability Quarterly Meeting July 28, 2016

To the members of the National Council On Disability, The connections between disability and poverty can be seen in people with disabilities in various ways such as in the limitations of equal economic opportunity to those born with disabilities and … Continue reading

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Me and Bob, 1965 – A Interiew With A Trapeze Artist

Time is such a funny thing; half a century can happen before you realize it, and then a photograph brings it all back home. There we are, me and Bob, at a cozy press interview, Friday September 24, 1965, at … Continue reading

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Criminalizing People With Disabilities: The Ugly Face Of Fascism In The USA

Texas Congressman Ted Poe has introduced the ADA Education and Reform Act of 2015 (H.R.3765 — 114th Congress (2015-2016) , which would make accessibility much harder to get for people with disabilities, delay the ability to have our Civil Rights … Continue reading

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Public Comment To The National Council On Disability, May 2016

Public Comment To The National Council On Disability May 6, 2016 Dear Members of the National Council On Disability and all in the disability community, The challenges which our community faces in our attempt to achieve the equality promised by … Continue reading

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White House Ignores Americans With Disabilities Act Complaint Request

September 5, 2014 Tanya Tyler White House Office of Public Engagement Disability Policy Advisor The White House Dear Ms. Tyler, This is an email sent almost a year ago, to the former White House Disability Policy Advisor, Claudia Gordon. I … Continue reading

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MILD BRAIN INJURY: IMPLICATIONS FOR INDEPENDENCE

Originally posted on Llanojake:
This article from therapist Luann Jacobs is the most concise and comprehensive description of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury that I have read, as a MTBI survivor. MTBI can be caused by strokes, wounds to the brain,…

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