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PSA: Not Acceptable
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  • I pledge and cross my heart to never allow the "R" word to cross my mind again and I pledge to correct people if they do happen to say the "R" word because they areen't o...

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    Sydney

    Chicago, Illinois
    588 hours ago

  • I volunteer at a camp for people of all ages with various disabilities and I won hate to see any one of them hurt because of a peer using the r-word. I pledge and support...

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    Angela Sutch

    Levittown, New York
    602 hours ago

  • My brother and I both have forms of Autism and we are constantly informing people that the r-word is not only misused it's also extremely demeaning to any person with spe...

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    Brittney Cathcart

    Arlington, Texas
    675 hours ago

  • 10+ years ago I volunteered for organizations that work with wonderful and intelligent special needs children and teens. Although I'm involved less now, I'm frequently d...

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    Sarah Rosenthal

    Township of Washington, New Jersey
    732 hours ago

  • I have a sister with Downs and I know that words can hurt. I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the ...

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    Peter Collins

    Crystal Lake, Illinois
    749 hours ago

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