Tag Archive: disabilities

Homes for Life Mentioned in Annual Letter from Ford Foundation President

Take a few minutes to read this powerful letter from Darren Walker, President of Ford Foundation where he mentions the work of Micki Edelsohn and Homes for Life.

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Amy Lutz: “I Don’t Think That Word Means What You Think It Means”

After Rolling Stone published Paul Solotaroff’s recent piece, “Luke’s Best Chance,” neurodiversity advocates Emily Willingham and Shannon Rosa posted critiques accusing Solotaroff of “dehumanizing” the disabled. Amy Lutz, on the other hand, maintains that Paul Solotaroff’s straight forward message is critical to the discussion.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.familiesspeakingup.com/2016/07/30/amy-lutz-i-dont-think-that-word-means-what-you-think-it-means/