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ASL: A Paradigm Shift

This website explores cultural aspects and the history of ASL from a personal experience and perspective.
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Seeing at the Speed of Sound

Author(s): Rachel Kolb
Rachel Kolb, the first deaf Rhodes Scholar, describes the frustrations and humor embodied in the process of lipreading.
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Bill of Rights for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

Bills of Rights for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children have been proposed and enacted in a number of states. This resource provides principles, language, and guidance for developing such a document. State-specific legislation is included.
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Finding A Common Language: A Quiz of Essential Vocabulary for Working with the LGBT Community

This quiz includes definitions to match to sexual orientation and gender identity terms. Answer key included.
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Latinas and Sexual Violence

This fact sheet addresses cultural and linguistic considerations for improving outreach into Latin@ communities with a special focus on Latinas. It promotes greater awareness of the barriers to services that Latina victims face and tools for removing those barriers.