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Read the latest updates and learn more about disability rights through a Reform Jewish perspective.

Disability Rights

Hineinu: A Jewish Guide to Inclusion

The Hineinu guide is an innovative collaboration of disability professionals, activists, and policy experts from the Conservative, Orthodox, Reconstructionist and Reform Jewish Movements designed to increase disability inclusion in our synagogues for people of all abilities.

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Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Disability Rights

Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Disability Rights

Celebrating the Progress and Promise of the ADA
Posted on Friday July 24, 2015

by Curtis Ramsey-Lucas Twenty-five years ago, on July 26, 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA and the subsequent ADA Amendments Act, signed in 2008 by President George W. Bush, expanded opportunities for Americans with disabilities by reducing barriers and changing perceptions.  As a result, our society is […]

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Honoring the 25-year Anniversary of the ADA and Rabbi Lynne Landsberg
Posted on Thursday July 09, 2015

On July 26, the United States will mark the 25 year anniversary of the signing of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA was a landmark piece of disability rights legislation that prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for people with disabilities. It specifically prohibits discrimination in employment, public accommodations and public transportation, as […]

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Contact Our Legislative Policy Team

For more information on this issue, contact Eisendrath Legislative Assistant Jordan Dashow at (202) 387-2800.