Disability and Progress
  • KFAI - Minneapolis + St. Paul
11 episodes
DISABILITY AND PROGRESS brings you insights into, ideas about and discussions of disability topics, hosted each week by Sam Jasmine with research assistant Charlene Doll The goal of this show is to keep you informed about what's new and how it relates to you. It can be heard live on Thursdays at 6pm at kfai.org


Disability and Progress – 09/10/2020 – Unicorns and Rainbows
2020 Sep 1154m 18s
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Disability & Progress – 7/30/20 – HumanWare
2020 Jul 3159m 38s
Peter Tucic, brand ambassador of blindness products for HumanWare, will be on talking about HumanWare, their products and what they are up to now.
Disability And Progress – 7/23/20 – Beep Baseball
2020 Jul 2854m 18s
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Disability and Progress – 7/17/20 – Genetic Testing
2020 Jul 18
This week, Dr. Chet Whitley, Genetics and Metabolism Physician and Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota Medical School will be talking about genetic testing. Should we get them? Why?
Disability and Progress – 07/09/20 – Voting Is A Privilege
2020 Jul 1049m 10s
Everyone should be responsible and do it.  But, what are your options for when and how you can do it?  Join us to unravel the confusion on this important topic.  We will speak with Justin Page, Assistant supervising attorney with the Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid/Minnesota Disability Law Center on this and more.
Disability and Progress – 6/18/20 – Partners In Policymaking
2020 Jun 2253m 14s
This week, Four individuals from around the state tell how Partners in Policymaking free course taught them to be a strong advocate for themselves and for their children with disabilities.
Disability and Progress – 6/11/20 – Fidgety Fairy Tales
2020 Jun 1250m 15s
Mat Jenson and Mariah Larkin will be with us to talk about Fidgety Fairy Tales and the launching of a new online magazine and podcast created by youth to raise awareness about mental health called Voices of Experience.
Disability and Progress – 06/04/20 – Jean Abbott – Misdiagnosis
2020 Jun 0554m 54s
This week, Jean Abbott will be with us talking about her book, "Misdiagnosed...My Thirty-Year Struggle with a Debilitating Disorder I Never Had."
Disability and Progress – Communities United Against Police Brutality
2020 May 2856m 27s
Sam speaks with Noah McCourt and Michele Gross, co-founder of Communities United Against Police Brutality will be with us to talk about this topic concerning people with disabilities, laws on body cams and more.
Disability and Progress – Sexuality for All Abilities
2020 May 2155m 25s
Sam talks with Leah Bauman-Smith of Mad Hatter Wellness about her work with Sexuality for All Abilities.