#Deaf

  • Article: It Could Soon Be Mandatory for South Africans to Be Trained in Sign Language

    It Could Soon Be Mandatory for South Africans to Be Trained in Sign Language

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Oct. 8, 2019

    The Pan South African Language Board is working to protect the rights of the Deaf community. Read more

  • Article: We're a Mother-Son Team Fighting for the Rights of Deaf Children in Britain. This Is Our Story.

    We're a Mother-Son Team Fighting for the Rights of Deaf Children in Britain. This Is Our Story.

    Oct. 8, 2019

    Daniel, 13, wants the British education system to recognise his language, British Sign Language. Read more

  • Article: Deaf Students in Scotland Are Falling Behind Their Peers

    Deaf Students in Scotland Are Falling Behind Their Peers

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 6, 2019

    The National Deaf Children’s Society is urging the government to invest in teacher training. Read more

  • Article: Sainsbury's Turns a Store Into UK's First Sign Language Supermarket

    Sainsbury's Turns a Store Into UK's First Sign Language Supermarket

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 23, 2019

    Over 100 staff took sign language lessons to open the store for three days in Bath. Read more

  • Article: Australian Human Rights Groups Rally to Save Deaf Teenager From Deportation

    Australian Human Rights Groups Rally to Save Deaf Teenager From Deportation

    By Madeleine Keck|April 13, 2019

    The teenager and his family are originally from Bhutan but have lived in Australia since 2012. Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Opens Its First 'Signing Store' for US Deaf Community

    Starbucks Opens Its First 'Signing Store' for US Deaf Community

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 23, 2018

    It’s only the second signing Starbucks in the world. Read more

  • Article: This YouTuber Shows How to Say Different Sexualities in British Sign Language

    This YouTuber Shows How to Say Different Sexualities in British Sign Language

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 13, 2018

    Happy inclusive Pride Month! Read more

  • Article: The Met Is Now Offering Sign Language Tours on Facebook Live

    The Met Is Now Offering Sign Language Tours on Facebook Live

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 19, 2018

    “Museums are often more inclusive of various people than other kinds of public spaces.” Read more