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Words Matter

September 13, 2019
People holding up signs saying "get rid of the R word"

This resource is a blog post. Max Barrows talks about the Respectful Language Bill proposed by Green Mountain Self-Advocates. It was passed into law in Vermont in 2014. He explains the importance of using respectful language. This means not using words such as the “r” word.

 

Written by Max Barrows (2014)

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