Clemson University Accessibility Commission

Inclusion, Dignity and Justice For All: Growing up in the Disability Rights Movement and the Passage of the ADA

Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins, disability rights activist, discusses her involvement in disability rights as a child activist, her mentors and how they influenced her. She outlines the importance of teaching disability rights and inclusion in school curriculum. This presentation opens a discussion about personal empowerment, the importance of disability activism and civic engagement and important aspects of the book and ends with a Q & A.