What do you learn when you compare Deaf US versus Deaf UK? Deaf people in the United Kingdom often believe that Deaf people in the United States have more services, accessibility, and success. But is it true? The author, Abdi Gas, visited the United States to find out. He summarizes the results of their comparative study on access and empowerment for Deaf people. He narrates his experiences in the U.S. and makes recommendations for change in the United Kingdom. Abdi Gas is the founder of Deaf Unity (DU), an organization in the UK.
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