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Met a Deaf Family in Istanbul!

Had the most INCREDIBLE day! As of a couple of days ago, I am now staying with my friend, Melissa, from the LDS Turkish branch. We went to find a bank this afternoon at Taksim and as we were making … Continue reading

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Ramazan Dinner with my Turkish Family

I’m having an incredible time here in Istanbul! One of the best parts about arriving in July is that I’m here for Ramadan month (or “Ramazan” here in Turkey). It’s a month long fast (July 9th-August 7th) where Muslims fast … Continue reading

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Things that happen only to Deaf people

This morning I found this article by Lexington School for the Deaf, cracked up, and instantly pressed it to Bring Me That Horizon. Enjoy!

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10 Reasons Why Deaf Cherish ASL

Throughout my life many people have asked me why Deaf cherish ASL as much as they do.  In light of recent events concerning Mayor Bloomberg’s interpreter Lydia Callis and the Chelsea Handler fiasco, I have decided to write a list … Continue reading

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850 Views for The Deaf Dream!

862 to be precise!  It’s crazy how fast this video is moving.  Help us reach 1000 by sharing our video!!!   [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HHQCo_LnK4] I have been having so many ideas this last week of ways this organization can make not just … Continue reading

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