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Friday January 19th, 2018 / 0 Comments
The new Ruderman Family Awards for Excellence in Reporting on Disability will recognize work done by large-market digital, broadcast and print media outlets, with prizes of $10,000, $2,500 and $1,000... Read More
Thursday January 18th, 2018 / 0 Comments
The Ruderman Family Foundation, denounces the casting of Joaquin Phoenix to play John Callahan, a cartoonist with a disability, in the new Gus Van Sant film, ‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Fo... Read More
Thursday December 14th, 2017 / 0 Comments
By using the word ‘retarded’ in the popular song, there is a real possibility that the word will be reinforced as part of our popular culture and inflict unnecessary harm on millions of people wit... Read More
Thursday November 30th, 2017 / 7 Comments
Photo Credit: Tangram Business Resourcing
This blog was written by Angela Vandersteen. Angela is the Business Development Manager for Tangram Business Resourcing (TBR).
Thursday November 16th, 2017 / 0 Comments
5 Things not to Miss at the 2017 Ruderman Inclusion Summit!—Something for Everyone!
The Ruderman Inclusion Summit is right around the corner, taking place on 11/19 and 11/20 and sold out at 1200 att
Tuesday October 17th, 2017 / 2 Comments
It seems our society generally dismisses people with disabilities as incapable of contributing to the overall fabric of our culture.... Read More
Will & Grace is back on the small screen! There are quite mixed reactions to its return—as the New York Times’ James Poniewozik writes, the show “is not exactly necessary, but it’s not har... Read More
There Was Nothing to See—What Inclusion Looks Like
We talk a lot about how much work still needs to be done before we become a truly inclusive society.
Wednesday August 23rd, 2017 / 0 Comments
Since releasing our Ruderman White Paper on Media Coverage of Law Enforcement Use of Force and Disability, we at the Foundation find ourselves speaking out sadly frequently on the matter.... Read More