"We recognize that disability is central to diversity, that the disability community comprises the largest minority in our nation."
"I've always said that I wanted to see more deaf and hard-of-hearing people get jobs in the entertainment industry as writers, actors and producers."
“It is really society’s obligation, and not those with disabilities."
The new series features an authentic character with ASD, played by an actress on the spectrum.
The new king of the six realms is a young man in a wheelchair, and his hand is a little person, Tyrion Lannister. In essence, the destiny of the New World order was left to the wisdom of two characters with disabilities.
The groundbreaking sitcom, which features a lead character and actor with cerebral palsy, was cancelled by ABC this past week.
The Television Academy of Arts and Sciences hosted a powerful discussion with Hollywood's top disability activists and creators.
Julia, a four-year-old muppet with autism, is helping children and society make big strides towards autism inclusion and acceptance.