Oscar

I remember I was sitting in my room one day and I was changing around the channels on the television. A documentary was on, it was about a runner. His name, Oscar Pistorius. Oscar began running when he was a teenager.

I remember I was sitting in my room one day and I was changing around the channels on the television. A documentary was on, it was about a runner. His name, Oscar Pistorius. Oscar began running when he was a teenager. Continue reading “Oscar”

Despite Small Victory, Persons With Disabilities Face Uphill Task

Sharmalee Cardoza doesn’t like the term ‘disabled’. She says the word connotes a lack of worth.

However, many of Jamaica’s leaders who speak to equal rights refer to persons living with disabilities as ‘disabled’.

“I’m a person with a disability,” Cardoza said.

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