Diversifying the Federal Supply Chain Summit
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Diversifying the Federal Supply Chain Summit

Event overview The “Diversifying the Federal Supply Chain Summit” is being organized by the Office of the Procurement Ombudsman (OPO) to increase the diversity of bidders on federal government contracts. Now in its second year, this one-day session is designed to increase awareness of the public and private sector programs that can help all gender…

‘Crip Camp’ Could Finally Make Disability Rights A Mainstream Political Movement
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‘Crip Camp’ Could Finally Make Disability Rights A Mainstream Political Movement

The forthcoming Netflix documentary spotlights a summer camp that sparked the disability rights movement in the 1970s. By Wendy Lu It’s the summer of 1971. A group of disabled hippie teenagers gather round at Camp Jened in the Catskills of upstate New York. Some teens are smoking outside. Some are playing music or baseball, and…

Canadian Survey on Disability, 2017
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Canadian Survey on Disability, 2017

Released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time in The Daily, Wednesday, November 28, 2018 This release is available in audio. The video “Highlights from the Canadian Survey on Disability, 2017, American Sign Language version” is also available. Canadians with disabilities: A demographic, employment and income profile, 2017 An estimated one in five Canadians (or 6.2 million)…