Sun-Beams is a collection of links to stories, articles, photos, or videos I have come across that I believe will inspire, inform, or encourage you, as well as my favorite photo posted on my other blog, Violet Film, from the past week.
Batboy With Down Syndrome Gets His Own Baseball Card – This is just super-cool.
Disney Parks’ New Pass for the Disabled Is a Dud: A Dad Breaks It Down – Some interesting ideas, but once again I wonder if anyone is listening to the community of people with physical and/or motor disabilities. It seems that much of this new system was designed with autism and/or sensory issues in mind, but little attention is being paid to people like Sarah Kate (who, I will state again, did NOT always – or even usually – bypass the regular queue and ride quicker, contrary to reporting).
Supreme Court to address death penalty and mental disability – What are your thoughts? Should the death penalty be waived based on a person’s IQ?
The Disability Vote -A mostly invisible issue, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t real