Browsing All posts tagged under »american sign language«

Mark Levin: How being told “NO” drove me on

January 27, 2014


I remember the day I sat anxiously in the office of my Vocational Rehab counselor. The discussion that day was […]

Lily Rayne: Why the word ‘hearie’ is not offensive, and what ‘hearing privilege’ amounts to

January 9, 2014


A few days ago, in a Facebook conversation, I was discussing the issue of lack of captions and Deaf rights […]

US Deaf News: WWE originally proposed that superstar wrestler Edge be written as a ‘deaf-mute’

January 6, 2014


  We all know that wrestling’s fake, the American WWE form of it at least, but it’s been revealed that […]

Deaf News USA: Deaf people in Seattle protest about local sign language interpreter

January 3, 2014


In the wake of the ‘fake interpreter’ scandal at Nelson Mandela’s funeral, it seems that the Deaf community across the […]

Cristina Hartmann: What it is like to be deaf from birth

January 3, 2014


Previously published on The Daily Beast and republished here by kind permission of Cristina Hartmann. In many ways, being born […]

Meet: Adrean Mangiardi and Mark Levin – who make music videos in American Sign Language!

December 18, 2013


A few weeks ago, we showed you an amazing American Sign Language music video, for the song ‘You brought the […]

Watch: Certainly not a fake interpreter .. this young sign language user knows exactly what she’s doing in this cute video

December 12, 2013


This young signer shows what real sign language should look like in a video that has emerged from America. Five-year-old […]

Watch: Interpreters translating music into sign language make headlines around the world

December 4, 2013


Two stories have got our attention this week, about the same topic, on both sides of the Atlantic. The first […]

Watch: “You brought the sunshine” music video in American Sign Language!

November 26, 2013


Well, this is one of the coolest signed music videos I’ve ever seen, courtesy of America’s Deaf Performing Arts Network. […]

Deaf News: American family sue police after 12 year old Deaf boy was tasered

September 18, 2013


A  number of news reports have come out of America in the last 24 hours reporting a horrific story of […]