Disability Justice: An Everyday Pursuit in Survival


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John has two interviews this month. First up is Fengxian who just received a silver medal at the US Special Olympics. Second up is Sawyer who has started his own YouTube channel to give voice to the neurodiverse community.
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Fengxian Lucy Balthazaar, Special Olympian and Sawyer Viola, YouTuber

Airs at: Fri, 07/01/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
If you would like more information about the Special Olympics of Oregon, go to:  soor.org To find Sawyer's show, go to YouTube and search for Sawyer Viola Show To find the Facebook pages mentioned at the end of the show, search Facebook for:  AWE (Activities With Everyone)... Read more

Disability Emergency Management Advisory Council

Airs at: Fri, 06/03/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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Lee Ann Ivers and Shelly Emery of the Disability Emergency Management Advisory Council (DEMAC) discuss how this council has been working to make emergency management more accessible to the disability community.  For more information on how you can prepare for an emergency, ... Read more

Parent Advocate Gabriel Triplett

Airs at: Fri, 05/06/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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During the pandemic, parents were given the opportunity to get paid to care for their child with a disability through a special program.  That program is ending July 15th and is leaving some families in crisis.  Gabriel Triplet, parent advocate, says that if you would like ... Read more

Beth Ann Short's upcoming Documentary on Adults with Disabilities

Airs at: Fri, 04/01/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
Go to https://wearethemostbeautifulpeople.com  to find out more about Zian Chavez, Beth Ann Short and Robert Lafady's upcoming film on adults with disabilities.  Read more

Independent Living Resources of Portland Oregon

Airs at: Fri, 03/04/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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Metro East Community Media Plugging in the Disability Community

Airs at: Fri, 02/04/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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Build a Movement 2021 Testimonies Continued

Airs at: Fri, 01/07/2022 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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Allen Hines, Housing Access Director of Community Vision and Nico Serra, Advocate and Educator facilitated Build A Movement (BAM) 2021, an annual event founded by John Griffiths.  In this final session, participants shared their testimonies about housing, healthcare and ser... Read more

Build A Movement: Conversations with Our Legislators

Airs at: Fri, 12/03/2021 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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Build A Movement 2021 Part 1

Airs at: Fri, 11/05/2021 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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This year Build A Movement (BAM) is hoping to grow the movement to begin to include folks from the greater disability community because there are so many shared issues like out-of-pocket medical expenses, the caregiver workforce shortage and the need for more affordable and... Read more

Interview with Ralph Gilliam, founder of Club Impact

Airs at: Fri, 10/01/2021 at 9:30am - 10:00am
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