Simple remodeling

In Everyone has one, Features, Opinion by Megan PurporaLeave a Comment

By doing a few simple home up-grades on overlooked items it will lessen the burden later. To live safer and healthier use natural bio-based renewable materials to remodel your home. Plus, you will be saving energy while doing your part to leave a positive impact on the environment. Well, let’s …

Reflection of a Woman

In Everyone has one, Opinion by Sofia BrenesLeave a Comment

Growing up with O.I. made me realize that I was different from everyone else around me but at the same time I didn’t care of how others perceived me as. My short body and shiny wheelchair didn’t faze me until I entered high school. I guess many can say that …

Disabled Does Not Mean Discouraged

In Everyone has one, Features, Opinion by Diane StandifordLeave a Comment

After dealing with vision problems, slurred speech, inability to write with a pen, all the usual Multiple Sclerosis nervous system attacks, one malfunction really got to me: I could not walk backwards. Now, I don’t know why this irritated me so-but it did. So I practiced over and over how …

That Old Cliché

In Everyone has one, Opinion by Marelise Prinsloo JacobLeave a Comment

Everybody knows the old cliché that says – the more things change, the more they stay the same. When I was young I always thought how it didn’t make any sense, but as I grew older I realised just exactly what it meant. Especially in my country. Things changed drastically …

Employers Miss Out Not Hiring Disabled People

In Everyone has one, Opinion by Sandra BrownLeave a Comment

The world is missing out on extraordinary talents. What is the source of these intentionally and unintentionally overlooked abilities? It is the dismissal of the passions, competencies, and experiences of people with disabilities. I am not a disabled person, but I know a number of people who have been met …

9//11 Everyday

In Everyone has one, Opinion by Erich CellaLeave a Comment

As we prepare to beat our nationalistic chests on the anniversary of a horrendous tragedy we will obviously honor the sacrifices that were made that day but the senseless murder will continue. We love to boast about the abundance of resolve and tenacity contained inside our souls but rarely seem …