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NY disability pride parade draws thousands marking milestone

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
NEW YORK — New York City hosted its first parade Sunday supporting people with disabilities, with more than 3,000 participants heading up...
Michelle Kraus chants while she takes part in New York's first Disability Pride parade

Disability Pride NYC: More than 3,000 take part in New York's first parade for disabled people

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York City hosted its first Disability Pride parade over the weekend. More than 3,000 participants marched on Broadway, many using...
Victor Calise, commissioner of the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities, next to his daughter Lola Claise who sings a song to kick off the parade

New York’s first Disability Pride Parade brings crowd of thousands down Broadway, hails law's 25th anniversary

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York celebrated its first-ever disability pride parade Sunday. “We will roll and ride and walk together for a more just New York City...
The inaugural Disability Pride Parade travels along Broadway in New York

First Disability Pride Parade draws 3,000 in New York

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
Los Angeles
New York City hosted its first parade Sunday supporting people with disabilities, with more than 3,000 participants heading up Broadway...
A participant holds a sign saying "I can get there myself, I just need a ramp."

NYC's first Disability Pride Parade aims to alter attitudes

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
About 3,000 people helped raise awareness about physical and mental disabilities during New York City's annual Disability Pride festivities...
an image of 2 kids in a wheelchair smiling in the Disability Pride Parade

NEW YORK Disability rights on parade

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York City held its first parade honoring people with disabilities Sunday. Mayor Bill de Blasio addressed the crowd at the inaugural NYC...
People participate in the first annual Disability Pride Parade. Two wheelchair users in front and dozens of people marching behind.

Thousands turn out for first NY Disability Pride Parade

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
Thousands of people marched through the streets of New York for the city's first Disability Pride Parade Sunday, AFP reports. People...
14 Street Union Square Station entrance

They’re on their own for the Disability Pride Parade as there are still too many barriers

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York City holds its first annual Disability Pride Parade on Sunday, featuring a procession from Madison Square Park down Broadway to...
Three people in wheelchairs marching in the NYC Disability Pride Parade. One holding a sign saying 'Better Together'

New York City hosts its first disability pride parade to honor 25th anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
Thousands of people marched through the streets of New York for the city's first Disability Pride Parade on Sunday. People in wheelchairs...
A very artist wheel for a man's wheelchair

People with Disabilities Cheered and Chanted at Pride Parade in NYC

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
This month was full of city parades. Not only that, two weeks ago, the Gay Pride parade was enhanced by the Supreme Court’s gay-marriage...
Mayor Bill de Blasio and former U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin march in the first Disability Pride Parade in Manhattan on July 12, 2015.

NYC Hosts Its First Disability Pride Parade

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City hosted its first parade honoring people with disabilities Sunday. Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke to...
An image of a subway sign on the side of entrance

NYC’s first-ever Disability Pride Parade not in very accessible location, with nearby subway stations lacking elevators

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York City's first-ever Disability Pride Parade may prove to be prety inaccessible for some, as most local subway stops do not have...
Jessica Delarosa, and her dog Mayim, and two other wheelchair marchers participate in the inaugural Disability Pride Parade

Thousands participate in the first New York Disability Pride Parade

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York City hosted its first parade on Sunday supporting people with disabilities, with more than 3,000 participants heading up Broadway...
image of disability pride parade in Chicago

First Disability Pride Parade NYC 2015

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Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
NEW YORK: First Disability Pride Parade NYC 2015– To end stigma of disability, New York holds its first ever disability parade. Disability...
Jessica Lopez, participates in the inaugural Disability Pride Parade, Sunday, July 12, 2015, in New York.

Disability pride parade draws thousands in New York City

News
Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2015
New York
New York City hosted its first parade Sunday supporting people with disabilities, with more than 3,000 participants heading up Broadway...
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Americans with Disabilities Act 25th Birthday Party

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Posted: Fri, Jul 17, 2015
New York
ADA 25 NYC Americans with Disabilities Act Come to ADA NYC 25th Birthday Party Americans with Disabilities Act 25th Birthday Party A...
DIS/PLAY exhibition brings accessibility to art world, sheds light on ableism

DIS/PLAY exhibition brings accessibility to art world, sheds light on ableism

Blog
Posted: Thu, Jul 02, 2015
San Francisco
BY SARAH ELIZABETH ADLER | SENIOR STAFFLAST This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and at San...
Museums welcome people with disabilities, offer array of creative opportunities, technology

Museums welcome people with disabilities, offer array of creative opportunities, technology

Blog
Posted: Tue, Apr 07, 2015
New York
In this March 22, 2015 photo, Luz Cantres works on a drawing at the Museum of Modern Art in New York after viewing a sculpture by French...
Mike LeDonne, the jazz pianist, and his daughter Mary at their apartment on West 43rd Street.

Song and Daughter Inspire Plans to Celebrate People With Disabilities

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Posted: Fri, Apr 03, 2015
New York
In July, a month after the Gay Pride March is scheduled to unfold, a different kind of pride procession is set to commence: the Disability...
Mayor Bill de Blasio Reappoints Victor Calise as Commissioner Of The Mayor's Office For People With Disabilities

Mayor Bill de Blasio Reappoints Victor Calise as Commissioner Of The Mayor's Office For People With Disabilities

Announcements
Posted: Tue, Feb 17, 2015
New York
Champion of New York City’s disabled community reestablished as MOPD head NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the reappointment...

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