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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.

Don’t Tread on My ADA!” A Three part series on the attack on the ADA in the 115th Congress (Part II)

Part II: Why US Businesses are winning support for the passage of the harmful ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 and why they shouldn’t!”  From Part I of “Don’t Tread on My ADA!” There is no need to clarify … Continue reading

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“Don’t Tread on My ADA!” A Three part series on the attack on the ADA in the 115th Congress

Part I: Why all who believe in Civil and Human Rights should oppose – H.R. 620 The ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017!   This month the disability rights community will celebrate the 27th anniversary of the Americans with … Continue reading

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