Publications by RespectAbility

San Diego Jewish World | Helping Jewish schools help students with disabilities | August 23, 2016

eJewish Philanthropy | Genesis Prize & Perlman: Helping two kinds of Jews: Those with and without Disabilities

The Times of Israel | School Solutions for Jewish Children with Disabilities | June 10, 2016

Huffington Post | From Hollywood Ableism to Employment | June 5, 2016

Huffington Post | I am J-Chai | May 17, 2016

Huffington Post | #Ableism, Unnoticed Mass Incarceration & The Need for Community Living | May 12, 2016

Huffington Post | Best and Worst States for People with Disabilities to Get Jobs | April 17, 2016

eJewish Philanthropy | A funder asks potential grantees: “How Inclusive are you of People with Disabilities?” | April 6, 2016

Huffington Post | #OscarsSoAble and the Failed Annenberg Report: The Missing Disability Dimension in Diversity Conversations and Actions | February 29, 2016

Huffington Post | New Hampshire’s Voters with Disabilities Head to the Polls | February 8, 2016

Huffington Post | 10 Tips for Including People with Disabilities in Your Party | December 15, 2015

Huffington Post | Tearing Down Barriers Through Television | December 10, 2015

Huffington Post | Tips to Help your Child with a Disability Succeed in Religious School | September 22, 2015

The Jackson Clarion- Ledger | Mississippians with Disabilities want Jobs | August 12, 2015

Times of Acadiana | People with Disabilities Want to Work | August 12, 2015

Daily World | People with Disabilities Want to Work | August 12, 2015

Ogden Standard Examiner | People with Disabilities want to Work | August 11, 2015

Lansing State Journal | Empower Michiganers with Disabilities | August 10, 2015

Grand Forks Herald (ND) North Dakotans with Disabilities want to Work | August 7, 2015

Statesman Journal | People with Disabilitites want Jobs and Independence | August 5, 2015

Fort Worth Star-Telegram | ADA Anniversary: Disabled Texans want to Work | August 5, 2015

South Florida Sun Sentinal | Floridians with Disabilities in Workforce are Underused Resources | August 3, 2015

Tallahassee Democrat | 25 Years After the ADA, There’s Still a Long Way to Go | August 3, 2015

The Des Moines Register | Iowans with Disabilities Want to Work | July 28, 2015

The Jewish Journal | Californians with disabilities want to work | July 28, 2015

Rutland Herald | Vermonters with Disabilities want Jobs | July 26, 2015

Washington Examiner | People with Disabilities Want to Work | July 26, 2015

The Louisville Journal- Courier | People with Disabilities Look for Success | July 26, 2015

The Star Leger | On Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act, a Call to Bring Disabled New Jerseyans into Workforce | July 26, 2015

Honolulu Star Advertiser | ‘Employment First’ Should be Standard | July 26, 2015

The Buffalo News | New Yorkers with Disabilities want to Hold Jobs | July 24, 2015

The Herald Sun | North Carolinians with Disabilities want Jobs and Diginity | July 23, 2015

Southwest Times Record (AR) | Guest Commentary: Arkansas with Disabilities Seek Jobs, Independence | July 23, 2015

Reno Gazette-Journal | Nevadans with Disabilities Want Jobs | July 23, 2015

Argus Leader | S.D. Proves People with Disabilities Want to Work | July 22, 2015

The Times of Israel | Jews, ADA and Disability Rights | July 21, 2015

The Colorado Statesman (CO) | Pauli: Coloradans with Disabilities Want to Work | July 20, 2015

The Arizona Republic | There’s Too Little to Celebrate on ADA’s 25 Anniversary | July 19, 2015

The Birmingham News (AL) | Stigmas Persist, but Alabama’s Disable Deserve to Work | July 19, 2015

Portland Press Herald | People with Disabilities are Often Overlooked as Potential Employees | July 18, 2015

Delaware Online | Jobs for People with Disabilities | July 17, 2015

Huffington Post | Why I’m Grateful to Bush 41 | July 17, 2015

The Providence Journal | Rhode Islanders with Disabilities want to Work | July 16, 2015

Alaska Dispatch News | Alaskans with Disabilities Want Jobs and Independence | July 15, 2015

The Diane Rehm Show | The Americans With Disabilities Act 25 Years Later | July 13, 2015

Capital Gazette | Marylanders with Disabilities Want Jobs, Independence | July 13, 2015

Billings Gazette | Montanans with Disabilities Want to Work | July 11, 2015

Albuquerque Journal | People with Disabilities Deserve the Dignity of a Job | July 11, 2015

National Committe for Responsive Philanthropy | Respect is Key to Inclusive Funding | July 7, 2015

D5 | It’s Time to Add a Disability Lens to Our Philanthropy | June 18, 2015

Idaho Statesman | Idaho’s Citizens with Disabilities Want to Work | June 7, 2015

Salem News | Letter: Brother was a Strong Advocate for those with Disabilities | June 7, 2015

Casper Star Tribune | Wyoming Must do More for those with Disabilities | June 4, 2015

The News & Observer | Don’t Let Barham’s Dream of Disability Rights Die | May 26, 2015

Huffington Post | Making Online and e-Learning Accessible to All | May 26, 2015

Huffington Post | Creating a Better Baltimore | April 28, 2015

Non Profit Quarterly | The Worforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: Unprecedented Opportunities for Philanthropists | April 17, 2015

The Times of Israel | Jews, People with Disabilities and “Others” Should Never Be Targets | April 17, 2015

Business Superstar | Superstar of the Week | April 13, 2015

The Times of Israel | Israel and Disability Issues | April 5, 2015

Huffington Post | 10 Tips for Creating Inclusive Religious Organizations | March 26, 2015

Huffington Post | Painful Lessons About Poverty and Diversity | February 18, 2015

The Times of Israel | Disabilities Rights are where Gays Were 20 Years Ago | February 7, 2015

JTA | Longtime Israel Advocate Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi Shifts Focus to Disabilities | February 5, 2015

The Jewish Week | Jewish Inclusion Made Easy and Inexpensive | February 5, 2015

E-Jewish Philanthropy | A Primer on Making the Jewish Community Inclusive | February 4, 2015

The Public Manager | Include People with Disabilities in the Federal Workplace | December 15, 2014

Huffington Post | Tom Harkin adn the Ladder of Opportunity | December 15, 2014

Journal of Jewish Communal Service | Serving Jewish Children with Disabilities and Their Families | December 10, 2014

The Times of Israel | Jewish Fundraising Letter Delegitimizes Disability | November 23, 2014

Huffington Post | Voters with Disabilities Can Influence Election | October 10, 2014

Huffington Post | Modernize Disability Benefits So People with Disabilities Can Work | September 25, 2014

Huffington Post | Lessons from Failed Giving to Charity | September 12, 2014

The Jewish Week | Jewish Seniors Helped; Youth with Disabilities Get Jobs | June 17, 2014

The Hill | Why do President Obama’s children go to a segregated school? | June 5, 2014

Huffington Post | False Stereotypes of People with Disabilities Hold Employers Back | May 22, 2014

The Jewish Week | Man with a Disability to Give Thousands to Charity | May 14, 2014

Huffington Post | Governors: The Front Line in Delivering for Voters | March 26, 2014

The Jewish Week | AIPAC: Where Are the Sign Language and Captions? | March 4, 2014

Human Resource Executive Online| Momentum Building for Putting Disabled to Work | February 24, 2014

Des Moines Register| Another View: Iowa should help disabled find work |February 17, 2014

Huffington Post| Super Bowl was a Victory for People with Disabilities | February 4, 2014

San Diego Jewish World | Poll: Disabled Jews Unlikely to Affiliate | January 30, 2014

The Jewish Week| Q&A: Camps Merge to Serve more Children, Together | January 6, 2014

Journal Sentinel| Jobs for People with DIsabilities is Vital for Wisconsin | January 4, 2014

The Times of Israel | Will Sharon’s Obit Writers Remember His Peace Efforts? | January 3, 2014

The Jewish Week| The List:Biggest Inclusion Pays and Players from 2013 | January 2, 2014

New York Times|Abraham Briloff, Accounting Professor, Dies at 96 | December 18, 2013

Union for Reform Judaism| Union for Reform Judaism and Ruderman Family Foundation Launch New Inclusion Initiative | December 13, 2013

New York Times | Abe Briloff, an Accountant Who Saw Through the Games | December 13, 2013

Times of Israel | Ruderman Family Foundation is funding the new Chalutzim | December 11, 2013

DisabilityScoop | Disability-Related Hate Crimes Surge | November 26, 2013

eJewish Philanthropy | Embracing Those With Disabilities | Nov 18, 2013

Huffington Post | 10 Tips to Enable People With Disabilities to Get Jobs | November 15, 2013

Huffington Post | Disability Treaty Is a Journey, Not a Destination | November 12, 2013

The Jewish Week | JFNA Can Do Better On Disabilities | November 6, 2013

USAToday | Michael J. Fox a Role Model for Disabled | September 25, 2013

The Times of Israel|Stop by the Vice President’s Sukkah | September 24, 2013

The Huffington Post| Bringing Common Sense to Washington | October 14, 2013

The Times of Israel | Protecting Jewish Survival by Including Jews with Disabilities | October 15, 2013

The Times of Israel | Worry About America… before it’s too late | October 14, 2013

Disability Scoop | Disability Concerns May Sway Vote | October, 2012

USA Today | Michael J. Fox a Role Model for Disabled | September 26, 2013

Haaretz|American Jews with Disabilities Excluded by Community | September 10, 2013

Jewish Journal |Mind the Inclusion Gap: Values vs. Reality | September 10, 2013

Washington Jewish Week|Support of Disabled Jews Doesn’t Translate into Action| September 10, 2013

Tablet Magazine | Jewish Activists Unite for RespectAbility | August 5, 2013

The PEW Charitable Trusts|Employing the Disabled | August 5, 2013

Washington Jewish Week|Israeli Playground, ‘Sesame Street’help include kids with disabilities | July 31, 2013

New York Jewish Week|Window On Washington: How You Can Help Your Governor | August 1, 2013

New York Jewish Week|Can You Tell Me How To Get To An Inclusive Playground?(They’re in Israel) | July 31, 2013

Washington Jewish Week|R-E-S-P-E-C-T New nonprofit will empower Americans with disabilities | July 11, 2013

New York Jewish Week |RespectAbility USA Sets Its Sights On Jobs, Power For People With Disabilities | July 3, 2013

PJ Media | Conservatives Missing Massive Voter Opportunity | March 21, 2013

The Jewish Week | The 10 Commandments of Politics for People with Disabilities | March 21, 2013

Play the Money Card to Push Rights for Disabled | February 7, 2013

Huffington Post |Getting People with Disabilities the Jobs They Need | December 11, 2012

Huffington Post | Fiscal Cliff Means W Need More Health Cures, Not Health Care | November 14, 2012

The Times of Israel | Preventing Alzheimer’s is the Next Big Frontier | September 23, 2012

The Jewish Week | Needed: A National Strategy for Including Jews with Special Needs | July 11, 2012

The Jewish Journal | Step Up for Treaty for Civil Rights for People with Disabilities | June 25, 2012

Enabling Jewish Children with Special Needs to Get a Jewish Education-and-Connection | June 2012

 

 

 

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“JFNA Hypocritical on Disability Issues” By Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi

When the Jewish Federation of North America hosts the GA in Jerusalem this week there will be one session on inclusion of Jews with disabilities. The speakers are terrific and I urge all participants to attend. But this panel discussion will be one in a long line of “too little, too slow” actions by JFNA to embrace inclusion of Jews with disabilities

 

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