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Lipspeakers/terps

After securing a lipspeaker for a training contract (tc) interview (iv) tomorrow at such short notice, I was just thinking how difficult it can be for Deafies to book communication support at such short...

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Deaf = Disabled?

This is an extremely controversial topic among the Deaf community: are we disabled? Why is this such an important issue? Well, within the Deaf community there is a paradox: a lot of Deaf people...

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Chucked off a plane cos Deaf

There has been recent publicity about a group of 23 d/Deaf Mary Hare Grammar School students being told to leave their plane because they did not have a “carer” with them. What the hell...

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Deaf Lawyers UK

For immediate release – STARTS – P R E S S R E L E A S E Unique New Website launched by Deaf Lawyers UK A brand new website – http://www.deaflawyers.org.uk – has...