When a Classmate Called My Daughter the R-Word

When a Classmate Called My Daughter the R-Word

We knew this day would happen, the day someone would call one of my kids the r-word. The r-word is hate-speech towards people with disabilities. The disability community is vocal about the use of the word and why it is harmful and violent towards their community. This...
World Down Syndrome Day 2017

World Down Syndrome Day 2017

Every year on 3/21 we celebrate World Down Syndrome Day because there are three copies of the 21st chromosome. My daughter is 9 years old and Down syndrome is something in her I cherish. I didn’t always feel that way, and I did not always understand why Down...

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