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Accessible Museum of Science & Industry

Accessible Museum of Science & Industry

Step into the awe-inspiring Museum of Science and Industry (MSI), the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere, located in Chicago, Illinois at 5700 South DuSable Lakeshore Drive. Join Vanessa, a retired environmental engineer and disability advocate, as she...

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Accessible Dusable Black History Museum & Education Center

Accessible Dusable Black History Museum & Education Center

Step into the rich history of the DuSable Museum, nestled in the heart of Washington Park on Chicago's south side. Discover the vibrant culture and heritage of the Black community through art, music, and storytelling. Perry, our guide, shares the museum's commitment...

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Accessible Chicago Trailer

Accessible Chicago Trailer

Exploring Chicago has never been more inclusive! Whether you're rolling by the lakeside or catching a show downtown, our city's tourist venues are geared up to welcome everyone. Swipe through to see how Chicago is leading the way in accessibility! #AccessibleChicago...

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Disability In Design | Chilean Universal Design Episode 1

Disability In Design | Chilean Universal Design Episode 1

VANESSA HARRIS: Hi, This is Vanessa Harris with Fun4theDisabled. I'm here with Kristine France Zúñiga and Andrea Legarreta, who are experts from Chile on Universal Design & Universal Accessibility. Welcome to Fun4theDisabled. KRISTINE FRANCE ZUNIGA: Hi. Thanks for...

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Unraveling Ableism in Our Lives – Gizelle Clemens

Unraveling Ableism in Our Lives – Gizelle Clemens

Today, as we observe International Persons with Disabilities Day, I want to share a deeply personal journey that led me to confront a harsh reality: we live in an ableist society, and it is killing us. Ableism, as aptly defined by abolitionist TL Lewis, is a system...

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Creating a Platform for People With Disabilities-WGN News

Creating a Platform for People With Disabilities-WGN News

Vanessa Harris, PE, appeared on WGN Weekend News with Gaynor Hall. The following versions of the interviews are open captioned with American Sign Language. Transcripts of the Evening News and Morning News are below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uk6pd2ifA84 WGN...

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2023 Leaders for a New Chicago

2023 Leaders for a New Chicago

The #FieldFoundation and #MacArthurfoundation announced the #2023LeadersforANewChicago. Five of the ten awardees were interviewed by Sasha-Ann Simons on WBEZ's Reset program. The ten awardees are as follows: Glo Choi, Mark Clements, Amethyst Davis, Carlos Flores,...

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Fitness with Friends: Kakana Strength with Sandy Ellis

Fitness with Friends: Kakana Strength with Sandy Ellis

VOICE: -For more information and a full transcript of this video, check out Fun4theDisabled.com. When joining us for this video, you need to take some precautions as your health and safety are the most important. To avoid any injury or harm, you need to check your...

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Fitness with Friends: Kakana Yoga with Marsha Danzig

Fitness with Friends: Kakana Yoga with Marsha Danzig

  VOICE: -For more information and a full transcript of this video, check out Fun4theDisabled.com. When joining us for this video, you need to take some precautions as your health and safety are the most important. To avoid any injury or harm, you need to check...

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