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Program
Access to Life: Perspectives on the Americans with Disabilities Act
Contributing Organization
WILL Illinois Public Media (Urbana, Illinois)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/16-322bvw0h
Illinois Public Media
will_special9308_access_to_life
Description
This documentary features the opinions of several people with disabilities on the newly passed Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It highlights both positive and negative feelings towards the ADA from members of the disabled community including children and adults with physical and mental disabilities. Through interviews with members of the ADA Project and the First ADA Task Force, the Act is explained and defended.
Asset type
Program
Genres
Documentary
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Politics and Government
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:28:30
Citation
Chicago: “Access to Life: Perspectives on the Americans with Disabilities Act,” WILL Illinois Public Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed October 24, 2017, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_16-322bvw0h.
MLA: “Access to Life: Perspectives on the Americans with Disabilities Act.” WILL Illinois Public Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. October 24, 2017. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_16-322bvw0h>.
APA: Access to Life: Perspectives on the Americans with Disabilities Act. Boston, MA: WILL Illinois Public Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_16-322bvw0h