Move to Include
On July 26, 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law, prohibiting discrimination of and guaranteeing same opportunities to people with disabilities. WORLD Channel will mark the 30th anniversary of the ADA with the curation of five feature films from the documentary series America ReFramed and a block of programming on July 26th. WORLD will also host a series of screening events with panel discussions throughout July that highlight the inclusive and diverse stories of people with intellectual and physical disabilities.
To register for events: http://worldchannel.org/events
Move to Include is a national initiative that uses the power of public media to promote inclusion. The initiative spotlights people of differing abilities and disability issues through television, radio, news, special events, and social media, and works to inspire and motivate people to embrace different abilities and include all people in every aspect of community life. Led by WXXI Public Media with stations WFYI (Indianapolis), OPB (Oregon), WGCU (Southwest Florida), WCNY (Syracuse, NY), and Iowa Public Television.