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Movie follows a pattern of Hollywood’s discrimination against actors with disabilities, with Director David Gordon Green stating no one else was even considered for the role of a character with disabilities.Read More
While 20% of the U.S. population has a disability, fewer than 2% of all television characters do. Additionally, our Ruderman White Paper…Read More
Danny Woodburn is a veteran actor of stage and screen with over two dozen films and more than 140 television appearances, perhaps best known for Micke... Read More
Unlike people with visible or apparent disabilities, people with non-apparent disabilities often don’t receive the accommodations guaranteed to them under (ADA)Read More
Ruderman Family Foundation calls on Hollywood to end the disturbing practice of casting actors without visible disabilities to play characters with di... Read More
Since releasing our Ruderman White Paper on Media Coverage of Law Enforcement Use of Force and Disability, we at the Foundation find ourselves spea... Read More
Ruderman Family Fdn @RudermanFdn / Thu Sep 21
We are saddened to learn of another person with #disability being the victim of police misunderstanding a situation… https://t.co/rM8OHUpwsC
Ruderman Family Fdn @RudermanFdn / Wed Sep 20
Tim J. Lord Selected as First Ever Recipient of The Apothetae and Lark Playwriting Fellowship… https://t.co/OLITwslgvU
Ruderman Family Fdn @RudermanFdn / Tue Sep 19
Drawing near Jewish New Year, from everyone at The Ruderman Family Foundation, we wish you and yours a wonderful an… https://t.co/pHt33wLkkd
Guided by our Jewish values, we advocate for and advance the inclusion of people with disabilities throughout our society; foster a more nuanced understanding of the American Jewish community among Israeli leaders; and model the practice of strategic philanthropy worldwide.
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