Here are the top five new blogposts from the 36,159 pageviews over the previous 7 days.
- Ian Noon: Who at DWP thought it was OK to propose that deaf people could only make a claim by telephone?
- Deaf news: Starbucks customers in New York claim staff ridiculed and laughed at them
- The politics of deafness: Andy Palmer interviews Sir Malcolm Bruce MP
- The Question: Do you make a hearing aid ‘test’ sound?
- Samira Mohamed: What it’s like to be a Deaf volunteer in the Philippines
The top three most viewed stories not written this week were:
- Charlie Swinbourne: The 10 annoying habits of hearing people
- Ian Noon: The impact of concentration fatigue on deaf children should be factored in
- The Question: Do hearing people fake their sneezes? We need to know
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