Here’s an interesting article and NPR show that includes some talk about why many deaf persons go to the emergency room instead of a regular physician: They will get an interpreter.
We’re sorry to hear of the passing of Alan Champion. Here’s a
NY Times article about him.
This American Life recently aired this episode. One of the acts was about how lawsuits in California have made the state a very accessible place. It’s all about mobility disability, wheelchair-accessibility and parking, not deafness, but it is an interesting story and tactic.