February 2013 Disability and Progress Archives

Mary White, talks about her company, Employment Endeavors

Featured the documentary “Violence Against Disabled Women” courtesy of WINGS:Women’s International News Gathering Services www.wings.org

WINGS-ku: Disabled Women in India

In India, blind girls and women are still often treated as disposable and are highly marginalized; women with mental illness have poor choices of treatment and no rights. The women in these interviews share the disabilities, but work for the advancement of their sisters and themselves.

The Poet & the Poem From The Library of Congress: Sheila Black