Jerry Harris Black Disability Studies at SDS

Jerome Harris' most recent position was the Interim Director of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice (NJISJ).

2016 Election Voter Guide - #CRIPTHEVOTE

#CripTheVote is a nonpartisan campaign to engage both voters and politicians in a productive discussion about disability issues in the United States, with the hope that Disability takes on greater prominence within the American political landscape. This is intended as a resource for voters with disabilities to prepare for voting, and learn more about the 2016 General Election on Tuesday, November 8.

#cripthevote: Our Voices, Our Vote

The Disability Visibility Project and Disability Thinking will host a series of Twitter chats this year following the 2016 Presidential Election and other local elections.

#CripTheVote: Our Voices, Our Vote

Americans with Disabilities and Political Participation

Spread the Word! Registration is Now Open!

New Jersey’s own Jane Dunhamn, founder of the National Black Disability Coalition will present on the opening plenary panel at the 2016 Jacobus tenBroek Disability Law Symposium Building Diversity in the Disability Rights Movement: Working Together to Achieve the Right to Live in the World 9:00 a.m. March 3, 2016 at the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute, Baltimore, Maryland

Calling All Community Activists: Street Level, Boots on the Ground

Host a Viewing of the new film documentary


Join the discussion on police brutality & disabled people.

Select this link for film details


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image of Margaret Battle WinchesterMargaret Battle Winchester

Bridgeton, New Jersey

Mrs. Winchester was born in 1920. At the age of 29 she was diagnosed with vision loss. Relying on her inner strength and determination, inspired by faith, she continued to manage her household and parenting responsibilities.  Read more

Disability Inclusion Tool Kit

Disability Inclusion Toolkit

Black, Gifted & Disabled

Listen to internet radio with NBDC's program, Black Gifted Disabled on BlogTalkRadio