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Part of Unity Week 2018

Workshop presented by Ivanova Smith

Ivanova Smith will be speaking on the history of the disability rights movement and, more specifically, about the start of the self-advocacy movement. Smith will talk about eugenics era and the de-institutionalization movement as well as what is still needed to make this world a more inclusive place for people with disabilities. Additionally, Smith will speak about the creation of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and current legislation being proposed that repeals civil rights for people with disabilities.

Location: Building 7