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About wiyatt

Hi I am Dara born in Spain, raised in Newark, NJ and now enjoying living a dream in Washington, DC. I am zealous about Social Equity and Justice. I am an Advocate for Disability Rights. I am a Sister & Friend to many! Years of studying, living and changing policy brought me to this place. Thank you for reading my blog! Follow me on Twitter: @NJDC07 The quote above is from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr in a speech he gave here in Washington, DC in 1955. It is now carved into one of the many stones at his memorial on the National Mall.

In the #SpiritofJustice – Three of My Sisters support the opposition on H.R. 620 – Michelle Alexander, Naomi Klein and Laura Flanders THANK YOU and MUCH LOVE!

Yesterday (2/15/2018) I woke up in tears – crying uncontrollably on my best friends couch over what could have happened!  Looming that day was a vote in the House of Representatives that could weaken the ADA a Civil Right. I rarely … Continue reading

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A Bit of History on ADA Notification Bills and Why HR 620 is moving in the 115th (Part II of II)

***If you have not read Part I of this series – please do! **Also read the series on the ADA attack explaining the concerns with H.R. 620 From the end of Part I: And then November 8, 2016 happened and … Continue reading

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