Grade Range: K-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 10/9/2008
This website includes information and objects that will help students gain perspective on civil rights, public involvement and the power of protest in the United States through the lens of the disability rights movement.
The American flag is a powerful symbol of freedom and independence for many activist groups who w...
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