Author: Day Al-Mohamed

Intellectual #Disability and the Death Penalty

Click below to listen to the audio podcast: Intellectual Disability and the Death Penalty.  There are 32 states in America that allow the death penalty for certain crimes, but prohibit the punishment from being used on specific populations such as…

(#DIW Podcast) #Education, Loan Forgiveness, and #Disability (Or why we need S.2800 the Stop Taxing Death and Disability Act)

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This is a Day in Washington #Disability #Policy Podcast. Audio File: (forthcoming) Hello and welcome to Day in Washington, your disability policy podcast. I’m your host Day Al-Mohamed working to make sure you stay informed.  Today, I want to talk…

(#DIW Podcast) Bradley Lomax – Revolutionary Black Nationalism and #Disability Power

Reposted from: www.leadonnetwork.com/wordpress This is a Day in Washington #Disability #Policy Podcast. Audio File: http://dayinwashington.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/3-BlackHistoryMonth-Bradley-Lomax-final.mp3 Bradley Lomax In the 1970’s Bradley Lomax was an Oakland resident and member of the Black Panther Party (BPP). He also had Multiple Sclerosis and used a wheelchair.…

(#DIW Podcast) Kathy D. Woods – Designer

Reposted from: www.leadonnetwork.com/wordpress This is a Day in Washington #Disability #Policy Podcast.  Audio File: http://dayinwashington.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/2-BlackHistoryMonth-Kathy-D-Woods-final.mp3 Although originally posted for Black History Month (February), Kathy D Woods is great for Women’s History Month (March) as well! Black #Disability (Making) History: Kathy D. Woods, Designer…

(#DIW Podcast) Cathay Williams – Female Buffalo Soldier

Reposted from: www.leadonnetwork.com/wordpress This is a Day in Washington #Disability #Policy Podcast. Audio File: http://dayinwashington.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/1-BlackHistoryMonth-Cathay-Williams-final.mp3 Although originally posted for Black History Month (February), Cathay Williams is great for Women’s History Month (March) as well! Cathay Williams (September 1844 – 1892) On…