July: Disability Pride Month

July is Disability Pride Month, which is celebrating its 32nd year after the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was passed on July 26, 1990, to prohibit discrimination against people with disabilities. The month is a time to recognize and celebrate how disability is a natural part of human diversity in which people living with disabilities can take pride. According to the WHO, 15% of the world’s population identify as disabled and they needed representation and safety as much as everyone else. The Disability Pride Flag was created by Ann Magill, a disabled woman.Before we go any further let’s see what is the significance of each color on the flag: ….continue reading

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