- Alexia Sloane, 10 years old, has become the youngest translator to work at the European Parliament in Brussels. Alexia knows English, French, Spanish, Mandarin and Braille; she is also blind.
- Jamie Berke shares interesting information about military service in the Civil War by deaf people. Check out William Martin Chamberlain's story!
- the cuteness of curiosity shares some very valuable tips and information for people communicating with the deaf and hard of hearing.
- This just makes me sad: a Consumerist story recounts how a Chase representative thinks deaf/hard of hearing people can't have
librarycredit cards (thanks for the correction, (e!): "The customer service agent suggested that the hearing impaired "probably can't" have a card. I informed him that this is probably very illegal, and that it'd be news to American Express, the Charles Schwab Visa people, PNC Bank, and the various other companies that my father has credit with currently. He still seemed to think that Chase probably wouldn't be able to offer him a card."