Browsing All posts tagged under »american sign language«

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

January 27, 2014

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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

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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

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  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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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