disability rights http://kalw.org en The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) & Small Businesses http://kalw.org/post/americans-disabilities-act-ada-small-businesses <p>The Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) -- Consumers' Rights, the Obligations of Businesses, and the Help Available to Small Businesses.<br />Guests: Steven Schraibman, ADA Compliance Expert; Martin Orlick, ADA Compliance Attorney; Regina Dick-Endrizzi, Exec. Director of the San Francisco Office of Small Business; and Carole Conn, Director of Public Service Programs, San Francisco Bar Assn.<br />Listeners with questions for Chuck's guests, please call 415-841-4134.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:46:11 +0000 Chuck Finney 45032 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What’s the history of the disability rights movement? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-s-history-disability-rights-movement <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">On today's Your Call, we'll rebroadcast a conversation we had with longtime disability rights activists. One of the most important aspects of the disability rights movement was the focus on independent living, which emerged in California in the&nbsp;1960s.&nbsp;Five decades later, people with disabilities are still on the front lines, often getting arrested in Washington DC . What gains have they made and what are they still fighting for? &nbsp;That’s on the next Your Call with Rose Aguilar and You.</span></p> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 37482 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What’s the history of the disability rights movement? Today on Your Call: What's the history of California’s disability rights movement? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-whats-history-california-s-disability-rights-movement <P></P> <P></P> <P> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 30564 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What's the history of California’s disability rights movement?