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ADA at 25: Years After Landmark Civil Rights Law, Some Wonder, 'Where's the Equality?'


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ADA at 25: Years After Landmark Civil Rights Law, Some Wonder, 'Where's the Equality?'

Andrea Germanos, staff writer

As events this week mark 25 years since the passage of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), rights advocates stress that a tremendous amount of work still needs to be done towards reaching equality.

President George H.W. Bush signed the act into law in 1990 following decades of work by activists to make it happen.


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Indeed, especially when one party overtly runs on the platform: "I've got mine, now give me yours."