People with Down syndrome can be jerks too, Kate Conway remembering her aunt in an earthy post (there is a little strong language), reminds us that people with Down syndrome are just ... people!
Why using the word 'retard' is retarding progress, Tim O'Donoghue - a 19 year old college student compares his high school experience with his younger brother's.
In disability services, 'profit' is still a dirty word, Graham Bennett - an opinion piece on Ramp Up.
The actors in this Judith Thompson play are rare, article about a play staged in the current Toronto Fringe Festival, Globe and Mail.
Four short online videos, making up a series on Down syndrome broadcast last week on Boston TV program Chronicle, recommended by the Boston Children's Hospital Down Syndrome Program (who participated in the program):
Part I: One family's decision
Part 2: Easier Down syndrome test
Part 3: Determination trumps Down syndrome
Part 4: Down syndrome equal treatment