Nicole and Matthew celebrate the 30th anniversary of the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Joining is special guest Keah Brown, a disability rights activist and journalist, creator of the hashtag #DisabledAndCute, and author of the upcoming Sam’s Super Seats.
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- ADA 30 Years – Americans with Disabilities Act
- AAPD celebrates ADA30 – The American Association of People with Disabilities
- “A.D.A. Now!” Throughline podcast episode
- Keah Brown (special guest)
Books Discussed on the Show:
- Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration by Samara Cole Doyon; illustrated by Kaylani Juanita
- My Three Best Friends and Me, Zulay by Cari Best; illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton
- I Am Not a Label: 34 disabled artists, thinkers, athletes and activists from past and present by Cerrie Burnell; illustrated by Lauren Mark Baldo
- Not So Different: What You Really Want to Ask About Having a Disability by Shane Burcaw; illustrated by Matt Carr
- All the Way to the Top: How One Girl’s Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything by Annette Bay Pimentel, illustrated by Nabi Ali
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