Judith Newman Yanks Deaf Community & Culture Into Her Autistic Community Response | Writes "deaf" and Ableist Rhetoric

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DQ6fkk7W0AAbQnY“Let me ask you this: Do you think cochlear implants and limb-lengthening are also the annihilation of community and cultures?” Or do you think if a person is deaf and wants to hear, or short-limbed and wants to clear herself/brush own hair — Do you thinks that’s wrong? — Judith Newman, author of “To Siri With Love.”

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