No Pity; People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement

No Pity; People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement

by Joseph P. Shapiro
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No Pity; People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement by Joseph P. Shapiro

People with disabilities forging the newest and last human rights movement of the century.

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ISBN-13: 9780812924121
Publisher: Crown/Archetype
Publication date: 10/28/1994
Pages: 400
Sales rank: 262,467
Product dimensions: 5.52(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.02(d)

About the Author

Joseph P. Shapiro is an award-winning journalist who is an NPR news investigations correspondent. Before joining NPR, he spent 19 years at U.S. News & World Report as a senior writer on social policy, and served as the magazine’s Rome bureau chief, White House correspondent, and congressional reporter. For his investigative work, Shapiro received a duPont Award, a George Foster Peabody Award, a Robert F. Kennedy Award, and the Edward R. Murrow Award. He is the author of No Pity: People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement.

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No Pity: People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
WWH More than 1 year ago
A whole new perspective was opened from this book. People with disabilities will never let things stay the way it is. They do not want to stay dependent forever, they want to be a part of the world like every other human. They want to be independent and be regular tax payers like everyone else; they want No Pity!