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the coalition that's fighting against to hit the earth but in a dramatic twist 2 weeks ago they took over the city of aden the seat of the saudi backed yemeni government some of the separatist fighters are refusing to surrender the government's own civilians to avoid military camps and areas where there's fighting. this morning at least 50000 civilians were evacuated from areas of the clashes but again this. is a 1000000000 area and we do expect the most of the cadre who peaceably to tell of the random shooting and random by barking that's happening it isn't by both sides. yemen has not always been one country north and south yemen came together in 1990 after years of conflict but it's not been an easy union and the war is deepening the divide victoria gate and be al jazeera. amasses declared a state of alert ingalls after 3 police officers were killed in 2 separate suicide attacks eisel fighters and sympathizers
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a being blamed mass arrests have taken place as summer says it won't tolerate attempts to d. stabilise the territory from within our forces reports from gaza. at a cemetery northeast of gaza city to hamas policemen killed in tuesday night's attacks abroad for burial in all 3 policemen were killed in 2 separate blasts hamas says garza police chief was here to mourn his men and promised a strong reaction probably around the corner luck we heard who made arrests and we are investigating people to assure good to anyone who could be responsible for the attacks but things are under control and the security status is good daily life is berta the horrible. garza's interior ministry says 2 suicide bombers carried out the coordinated attacks on 2 checkpoints 2 policemen were killed in a bystander injured in the 1st explosion the 3rd policeman died in the 2nd blast minutes later. by day police we're back. on duty with their colleagues who died
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reinforcements stationed on streets throughout the city amassed announcing a general alert brawly instability and violence the people of gaza have had to get used to in recent years these attacks are still sent a ripple of shock around the territory targeting the very institution that is supposed to provide internal security and right here in the heart of gaza city. the attacks are widely believed here to be the work of salafi groups with links to i still in 2016 hamas agreed to help egypt in its fight against eisel fighters in the sinai peninsula restricting movement across the egypt gaza border i believe that as we see further security coordination and cooperation between have a security services and egyptian security apparatuses it seems to me that we see further tension between how the us and i said further bloodshed between how the us and i said as we so saw it last night i don't think this is going to be the last incident this month has already seen increased instability with rockets fired into
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israel attempts by armed men to breach the border fence israeli airstrikes and artillery fire targeting gaza the now a source of internal instability has been made fatally clear amasses insisting it will maintain security and punish those behind the attacks are a force that i'll just hear a gaza i still had saw on the program a report from the un as a land owners and scientists are taking stock of the devastating fires. and the end of a 15 day journey climate activists credit them but arrives in your car crossing the atlantic in a 0 carbon opt. hello there fairly still we picture girl so western and central regions of the
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mediterranean let's look at the satellite because that shows you really a pretty good picture here you can see just streaming in from the west some bright areas of cloud and that is a say is where we can see yet more fairly vigorous storms pushing across into much of saudi and corsica and also across into western and southern i was actually but it's to the north of here along the line of the al so we could see some fairly strong thunderstorms some strong winds as well with those storms and very unsettled really across much of scotland a frontal system which is trailing what they're down from a low in the north meanwhile across the northwest as a new system pushing in across the u.k. that will bring the rain back into the forecast and some pretty strong winds at times as well and ahead of that system quite a lot of cloud but it's not doing too much of the time which is still feeling pretty nice and warm 23 in london on a friday 28 celsius in paris some good sunshine few and it's warmed up again in madrid with a high of 33 degrees celsius and even moscow in the wake of the system we've got 23 degrees there for you on friday then we had down towards the south the these same
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storms moving through the west a med they could also just really impact the far northwest of africa so we could even see one or 2 showers into central morocco on thursday then by friday that cadman right there way up into northern syria 27 in algeria's. violence and discrimination are all too familiar to many women in india a reality too often reinforced by bollywood. but its leading star is throwing his weight behind the cause. the body to get out there to lead and using his celebrity to advocate for gender equality. the snake charmers on the con witness. on a legislator. hello
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again undermines at the top stories on al-jazeera u.k. prime minister boris johnson was moved to suspend parliament for 5 weeks ahead of the october 31st deadline that means political opponents have limited time to try to stop britain crashing out of the e.u. without a deal. yemen's un recognized government says it's knowing control of aden off to a brief offensive against you ate outside separatists and says he had been seized by the forces 2 weeks ago. and hamas has declared a state of alert ingalls out all to 3 police officers were killed in 2 separate suicide attacks across the rest of taken place and i suffices and sympathises of being blocked. funding for the prevention and control of fires in the amazon rain
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forest has dropped by nearly a quarter on brazil's president diable said alright that's according to the reuters news agency also now wright has said the country will only accept international aid to help fight fires in the amazon and if it can control how bots money is used the amazon plays a crucial role in controlling the world's climate but the recent fires have shown just how vulnerable is is a phrase oppose me finding out in the state of. these are the images for as eels president jade was one adult does not want you to see. he says the fires that have been affecting the amazonia region happened in the forested areas but this place proves him wrong this is a father. national park in the state of missouri little east 30000 years of protests territory the problem now is that 11 percent of it has been devastated by the fire but the government has banned members of brazil's
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environmental agency from talking to the press or grant them access to locations like this one. who are here waiting has been living here for over 30 years he says this is the 1st time this area has been affected by fire. i don't know why but there are branches nearby maybe the fire came from the air what's behind it is the attempt by a group as nurse to grow soya bean it's very sad because this place is filled with life they want to turn the forest into money and no matter what gets in the way many here fear the president words when he insists he wants to open up the amazons for business this area is known as the doorstep of amazonian the whole region includes 7 states in brazil the fires are still ongoing i'm not sure if you can see but there's some smoke right over there been a little muddy morn has been studying the rain forest for years he says amazonia
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meats to be protected this tree like this. this size this trunk we have tolerance of carbon dioxide is storage into trees this act as a few tiring of excessive carbon dioxide from that the most for this. isn't for us to. compensate all. missions of latin america. brazil's culture of death arrest in the region needs to change because we have a disco to slosh i'm born to create new year areas for agriculture or for pastures to produce meat and to produce so i've been discovered sure we have to change the sculpture because slash and burn is a very primitive form to use the land each time the forest burns it loses its capacity to absorb the carbon dioxide blamed for global warming thousands of actors
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of forest have already been devastated for now it seems the force of nature will endure the question is for how long there is a war as jeff feeder shed by the only more days brazil hong kong protesters have returned to the streets for the 12th straight week thousands of people dressed in black to pass in they said to condemn alleged police sexual abuse against female demonstrators rallies in hong kong began in april against a controversial extradition bill but quickly grew into a wider pro-democracy movement against the government's beliefs. but elsewhere in hong kong hundreds of protesters have turned their anger towards the airline cathay pacific they say the company's decision to fire members of staff for supporting the anti-government protests is creating a climate of fear whitehall reports from hong kong. it's a sensitive time in hong kong and being seen at
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a protest could cost you your job. the focus of this small rally was cathay pacific the airline is the most high profile case of what these people believe is increasing interference by china in hong kong workplaces compaq reckless and is now facing is a year from china from the china now the moon and hong kong government on that she cannot even express them or not feel it in their own social media. several cathay pacific employees have been fired for making social media posts in support of the anti-government protests all for attending rallies cathay pacific is a publicly listed company but one of its major shareholders is it china which is owned by the chinese government's some staff have resigned from the company in protest like politician and pilot jeremy tam this kind of you know interference from the belgian government it just changes completely and everybody
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a fear of you know being put under the spotlight it's not just cathay pacific that's coming under pressure from beijing there's a wider atmosphere creeping into the hong kong corporate world that if you want to continue doing business with china then you should distance yourself and your star from the protests last week it was the turn of accountants to take to the streets to reject interference from beijing staff from major firms like a pm did lloyd had earlier taken out a newspaper ad criticizing their companies for ignoring hong kong people and the reasons for the protests after pressure from beijing the company's released statements distancing themselves from the air cathay pacific declined al-jazeera as requests for an interview but the reason given for the action against staff is security chinese aviation or 30 say they won't allow cathay for. to enter there is space if operated by anyone who has participated in or supported protests the fact
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that kathy's aircraft. don't need to fly into china in space that china and titled to all asked them to live by their as wow far as we are concerned we totally support the freedom of hoping it. was freedom of opinion continues to be expressed on the streets but in the workplace it's becoming increasingly difficult when hey al jazeera hong kong at least $23.00 people have been killed in an arson attack on a bar in southeastern mexico it happened on tuesday night in the port city of course police say the blaze may have been started with gasoline bombs at least 13 others were injured in the atomic president and there is manuel lopez obrador said it was carried out by suspected gang members. tropical storm dorian has been upgraded to a hurricane and remains on course for a direct hits with puerto rico people in the u.s.
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territory have been stockpiling goods and boarding up homes that he is still recovering from her 2 years ago before it was upgraded during calls power outages and downed trees on the caribbean islands of barbados and sent the shot of ok no in italy has erupted sending clues of smoke and ash thousands of pieces into the sky tourists and residents were sent running for cover when the volcano on the island of stromboli southeast of naples erupted there were no reports of injuries and helicopters were used to extinguish spot fires that were sparked by the lava. to iraq now where many people are still looking for their relatives 2 years after the battle for the city of mosul human rights groups want bodies found in the rubble to be d.n.a. tested to help family members who remain in limbo the salvage of a reports from mosul and a warning his report contains pictures some may find disturbing.
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these children never bolivia's to the dangers which surround them and most of the old city their families have returned but many areas in their neighborhood are peppered with unexploded munitions we had to stop of the law from picking a bomb let's he says are in that tub close to where his children were playing not far from that spot are human remains still there 2 years after isis defeat of the learned his sister are looking for their father they're not sure whether he's under custody or under the rubble or yasser doesn't want to reveal her identity she wants closure gives out on neighbors told us after that our father was dead civil defense staff must have removed his body with all the dead bodies all we know is that how father might still be under the rubble this graffiti warns people that bodies are still under these homes human remains like this can still be found scattered in the old city of mosul although civil defense says that most bodies of bin exuma what i
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cannot show you about this place is the very strong stench that people in this area have to live with. it's hard to breathe here but some residents are used to the smell parents are concerned about safety and the spread of disease from decomposing corpses 800 bodies of children have been examined for up to human rights commission wants to help ministry to expedite d.n.a. tests of the thousands of recovered bodies. besides closure missing relatives means many legal problems in mosul from reclaiming your house to seeking compensation for victims of the war in the neighborhood distil looking for his mother and sister the names on the mural are the ones whose bodies have been found more than 400 people went missing in the old pepsi factory myself my prison was shooting civilians as they fled or got separated from his mom and sister in the mayhem he believes they were buried in the roads were cleared by security forces along with others including isis fighters. we asked for their last rites and
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certificate we can't even start the process without the death certificate and they won't give us one until they have a body the bodies are now decomposed and probably mixed with i saw bodies under the rubble and i'm not alone this is a collective issue that needs to be at rest the cleanup will take millions of dollars and the local municipality has lost more than 70 percent of its equipment during the war even after 2 years it's an overwhelming task. has become a city of rubble we have formed a committee to deal with the old city and it'll start working soon to give us an inclusive outlook for basic ordination in finding a fictive making isms. during the intense battles in mosul small graveyards were formed those who suspect their relatives are under the rubble also want proper burial and possible closure for some of. the old city of mosul
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finally the teenage climate. has just sailed into new york harbor after crossing the atlantic in on a missions free. fall right now a 16 year old left the british port of plymouth 2 weeks ago to being you know new york for united nations climate summit next month joined by her father and crew members on the 61st. and if i much more about many of the stories we're covering by going to our website al-jazeera dot com. on our mind of the headlines on al-jazeera u.k. opposition politicians say a constitutional chui is under way after prime minister boris johnson move to suspend parliament for 5 weeks ahead of the praxis deadline protests against the decision to be held outside parliament in london it means johnson's political opponents have very little time to push through any legislation stopping the u.k.
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from crashing out of the european union without a deal the queen approved the suspension earlier which will be the longest period that parliament does not sit since 1945 if you look at what we're doing we're bringing forward a new list of programme on crime on hospitals and making sure that we have the education funding that we need and there will be ample time on both sides of that crucial october 17th summit ample time in parliament for m.p.'s to debate. and all the other issues. yemen's un recognised government says it's now in control of aden after a brief offensive against u.a.e. backed southern separatists if we captured the port city from the separatist forces 2 weeks after it lost control of it on our own flights at the airport were suspended and workers were evacuated because of the fighting the u.n. says at least 40 people have been killed in several days of the disputes and
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hundreds more have been injured. hamas is declared a state of alert in gaza after 3 police officers were killed in 2 separate suicide attacks fighters and sympathizers are being blamed mass arrests have taken place as some assess it won't tolerate attempts to destabilize the territory from within. funding for the prevention and control of fires in the amazon rain forest as drops finally a quarter of brazil's president according to the voices news agency. has said the country will only accept international aid to help fight fires in the amazon if it can control how the money is used the president had earlier rejected an offer of 20000000 dollars from g 7 nations accusing them of treating brazil like calling. those of the very latest headlines here on al-jazeera more headlines for you in 25 minutes stay with us so the stream is up next why.
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i am very ok and i'm really going to be in the stream making the world a more excessive or an inclusive place for people with disabilities when i talk about that with disability rights attorney. and we want to hear your questions and your comments on improving accessibility tweet them to us stream or share them in our lives up.
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in a new memoir the 1st deaf blind graduate of harvard law school reflects on childhood or try an ethiopian identity and journey to becoming an outspoken advocate for disability rights while a student at harvard helped develop the digital braille device that allows her to read information typed to her through a computer keyboard today she travels around the world promoting a message of inclusive ety and shares her life experiences as a deaf blind black woman and a child of refugees or has received honors from leaders including former u.s. president barack obama and german chancellor angela merkel she has also become one of the leading voices in improving the accessibility of the digital world life so far is told in the book hub and the deaf blind woman who conquered harvard law. joins us today with her take this clear balde also our viewers might notice the box in the corner of the screen today and that is because our conversation is being
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interpreted in american sign language everyone welcome to the stream. of it i'm going to get started with a beautiful picture that you shared your cell phone father's day which is a picture of your dad and he's reading and he's asleep oh your sleep lying on top of him and he's trying to read and it just gave us some insight into the closeness that you have with your parents can you tell us more about that. yes so my parents love than it dora me they also are a little protective like many parents and growing up we struggled with the challenge of my parents wanting to keep me safe and protected and me wanting to experience as much as the world as possible i'm deaf blind i have limited vision
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and hearing and there are a lot of negative stereotypes about what people with disabilities can and can't do and that's the heart to the arguments i've had with my parents growing up there was a situation where i wanted to help build a school in mali west africa and my parents said no it's not c and i told them you are from africa my dad grew up in ethiopia my mom grew up in is eritrea how can they tell me it's not seen it was because they were feeling protective as parents it had nothing to do with africa even if i was building a school in say montana i was sure they would have told me no it's not saying you so i tried in this is a story of advocacy so i advocated and i told them i know my abilities i know
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what i can and can't do and i can build a school and they still said no i was really frustrated i'm sure lots of kids can relate to this wanting to there's a thing in your parents saying no so i asked myself how can i convince them they're not believing me even though i feel like an expert when it comes to my abilities so i asked myself who else can help convince them that i can do this. so we brought in the program manager who takes students to developing countries to help build schools and she sat down at length with me and my parents and they asked her how can happen build a school she can't see how without work and the manager told them i don't know but we'll try we'll find a way it's ok if you don't know how to do something as long as you try to seek
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solutions as long as you try to figure it out and make it work and we did i went to mali i helped to build a school and i literally mean building a school we were shoveling making bricks digging the latrine so that kids in this village in mali can could get an education the harder the program is about teaching high school students that we can have an impact in the world even if you have a disability you still can have an impact in the world when i came back home my parents were more convinced but only slightly even even after graduating from law school there's still nervous and still productive.
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that probably will never end as long as they're your parents have and i wanted to also bring in our community here we got a tweet so many people follow your work online love what you stand for and love what you advocate for this is a brit hume who's one of them as it were him on twitter says i watched your text talk and i must say you were super intelligent we both know too disabilities are the same we all have our uniqueness but how did you cope with able ism growing up as a child in the streets. able ism is a problem all over the world in the united states in eritrea and ethiopia able ism is the believe that people with disabilities are inferior to the non-disabled so employers thinking don't hire someone with a disability they won't do the job are teachers thinking we're not letting kids
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with disabilities in our class because they can't learn those are harmful assumptions and we need to get rid of them when i was a kid i didn't know how to advocate i missed out on so many things my high school graduation there were so many speeches that i missed i had no idea what they were saying because i didn't know how to albuquerque and slowly growing up i started to. then i started to have more access and not only need every time i advocated i removed a barrier and it helped the students who came after me that's really what drove me to become a lawyer realizing that when i create positive achievement and benefits our whole community. is a way that you write that takes us into your world we see inside the way that you off thinking we see through your eyes we see what you see and sometimes it's not
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that much we try and understand the world from your perspective so for instance in your living room there's a step that you want to show exactly where that step is so you do a job so you can pretty much guess where you think that step is and then you jump so you are navigating the world and we are navigating the world as a reader in your memoir through you. that way of describing things for people who do not have disabilities how have they reacted to understanding more from your perspective. so there's so many ways to experience the world. seeing is a one way if you don't have access to visual information meaning you can hear it if you don't have access to sight or hearing mean you can feel it so throughout the
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stories in my book i describe environments in multiple ways i talk about the feelings tables the wather food tastes mounds there's so many we used to experience of the world some people ask why would people travel if they can't see the science and as a blind person that sounds like a silly questions i mean there's so many experiences to how when you are out in the bout i went to dubai several years ago and it was so interesting to feel the different changes in weather to meet people and learn about the different cultures the different foods smells so many experiences. and so many of those experiences are detailed in your book which is excellent it's
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a quick read and i'm not the only one who thinks so so there are some members of our community who are already in love with it once it does the video comment her name is monique coleman she's a teacher of visually of the visually impaired and here is what she wanted you to hear of and i just finished reading your book and i found it thoroughly from beginning to end your wit your tenacity your love of learning family and certainly your humor show through all of your experiences i mean t.i. and i highly recommend your book for my students there and their parents as well as from my family and friends who often ask me a lot of questions about why this community and i'd love to point to your book as a resource for learning more and also just because you know for memoir you touched a little bit and are very matter of fact kind of way on your multiple marginalized identities and one where you spoke about being a black death and live woman at a harvard law school event and i'm wondering if you touch a little bit more on that experience because it's not often talked about the violence community and how that nuance perspective it packs the work you do today.
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so her question is about your multiple identities being black being blind and deaf and a woman at harvard law school how did that inform your time there so that comment 1st of all think you may need them so the real thing you enjoyed my book in the story is that specific comment comes from the sea where i'm at harvard law school and there's a networking reception for law students to meet with real live lawyers and i had the networking reception i stood out. as a woman who is also black with a dog and a funny computer so i was ultra visible i had the same time i was also
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invisible because when people seeing me they think of all the assumptions all the images we have in society blind people the color most common images of the blind beggar and with that comes a low expectations and people assuming she's probably boring not going to talk to her or she probably can't work at my law firm i'm not going to go meet her all those negative assumptions then throughout our history the words down and dumb how often gone together which hurts the deaf community so many of us are extremely intelligent but people assume we are incompetent and they miss out on talent they miss out on opportunities so all in my identity is interest sucked creating. by society creating more barriers with
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society's assumption and able ism and reason and sexism so when we address disability rights we also need to advance opportunities for women and people of color no one advances if someone is still left behind there's a story that comes from the book which is when you went to the white house and it was a celebration of the american disabilities act you have the opening speaker for president obama at the time a vice president joe biden i have a picture of hugh here with your bro machine but even behind this amazing celebration of people saying what a great speech the preparations were still a challenge. so when you wanted to go up to the podium to check it out as every speaker loves to do there was a challenge involved in that when you solve that problem tell us how you solve that problem so the
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white house was celebrating the e.t.a. the 25th anniversary of the americans with disabilities act so this was a disability centered event all about inclusion and access and i still feel stiff area and my point with the story is even among family even disability events i still find myself advocating partly because i have such a rare disability blindness is rare it's hard to find spaces where i'm automatically included here's what happened at the way house when i arrived i brought a tape is to and communication facilitator named cameron who was highly experienced and done all kinds of events with me and they told us she could not go on stage with when we asked why she is really skilled and i want someone who's experienced
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and they said sorry it's protocol they wanted me to go was someone who had not had experience with flying to debates or. there was no time. to change the system so what i really quickly is a train that person and i taught him how to guide the best way to guide for me is to communicate environmental information that we dancer communicates music so through your shoulder and arm so we practiced going on and off the stage and i taught him how to use the keyboard in real display luckily it worked out well but people should trust. organizations and institutions should trust people with disabilities when we request accommodations we are our experts we know
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what works for us and we need society to listen. if i may just a sneaky little story off the back of that i'm going to show a picture of president obama at the time and then you and he's typing to you he decides he's not going to speak anymore he's going to type directly to you and then in the background we have to forward vice president joe biden and he wrote a little message to you as well to remember what he wrote to you i want you to tell the world because he's known for his empathy a rather warm approach to meeting people warm approach in. tell the world so when i 1st met him the 1st thing he said as not high not nice to meet you but 1st thing he says is i love you 8 in fact i am not proud last.
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so i said i think you but i was thinking did he just declare love what does this mean but. sometimes people when they're encountered with that when they encounter something new they accidently blurt out things that just touch on the answer of what they mean so i try to see the best in the situation and assume that people mean wow and i took it as a compliment and him trying to communicate respect and admiration. so many of these instances and you do tell a couple of them in the book hinge on that on people meaning well but not knowing what to say and it leads to sometimes some awkward circumstances so i want to share a couple of tweets from on twitter who says the way to defuse those situations is humor she writes humor can relax everyone when you make a joke of your limits after which people can then listen better she goes on to say
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i have so many questions for hoben blush question one how do you find happiness in life you always sound so happy so call me and compose so when i'm hoping you can answer both of those questions one how do you find happiness but also how do you then use humor to diffuse potentially awkward situations. humor is only to happiness humor dispels any disability related awkwardness people and there are processed. also and finding that humor is a green tool to break the tie and help people feel comfortable it shouldn't be our job to me non-disabled people feel comfortable but it's a tool if you find yourself in that situation to help break the ice and hopefully teach them inclusion teach them to be better advocates how do i find happiness
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happiness is a process be honest with yourself what are your struggles what are your challenges and once you accept them and address them you can work towards solutions so happiness is a process of constantly having those conversations with their song. there's a way that you approach your advocacy in the book which is by storytelling you tell a story use it as an illustration you give some stats and you say you do better this is how we can do better i am showing a picture with our audience of you in juneau in alaska added last year and that was the time when you were hoping to get a summer job you were super qualified really smart student and you couldn't get a job and you share the statistic of about 70 percent of blind people never work so this idea of being a person a disability and not being able to work out you working to change that
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that's a good question so when i was in college i really wanted a summer job just like lots of other college students and one of my friends told me i know a place where there are lots of summer jobs alaska and he was raped there's a larger tourism industry in juneau alaska and lots of some regards because of the tourism industry employers would see my resume and get excited and invite me to interview is i was valedictorian in high school really good grades in college lots of volunteer experiences and still employers didn't want to hire me able ism assumptions that i was incompetent i would not be able to do the job i applied to all kinds of jobs dishwashing shelving gift shops folding laundry in
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hotel these are tactile activities they don't require site but they still assumed i couldn't do it and they wouldn't hire me. that taught me that introduced me to employment discrimination and mean we realized working hard is not enough we also need employers to get rid of able ism stop assuming that people with disabilities are incompetent at bentley that summer i found a one employer who was it clear. she hired need to be a front desk clerk at a small gym in juneau alaska so my responsibilities included managing the cash register the machines in the gym cleaning the changing rooms she didn't care what their used cite or non-visual technique as long as i got the job done lots of people with disabilities have alternative techniques and alternative
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techniques are equal in value to mean stream techniques employers need to know that one day a woman came to the front desk of the gym and she said a treadmill isn't working i followed her to the treadmills and i pressed the on button and nothing happened i tried the other buttons on the machine nothing happened so i thought the machine from top to bottom and on the bottom i felt a switch i flicked the switch and the machine where to lay the lady's side as only goodness i didn't see that switch i told her i didn't see it either record a record. of it sometimes that discrimination also extends to the digital space and so i want to share a common from a disability rights lawyer in berkeley. the bay area of california where it is also from have a loser. digital accessibility is
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a human right of disabled people around the globe and here in the united states we have laws to protect that right people have been using those laws for more than 20 years to make sure the digital world is available to everyone recently domino's pizza has asked the u.s. supreme court to try to limit how disabled people can use laws to protect their right to be part of the digital world we don't know what's going to happen with that and we won't know probably for another year but we do know that people with disabilities and their lawyers will continue to fight to make sure the digital world is inclusive i'd love to hear from hoben about a lawsuit that she worked on that she talks about in her book that made a digital library with hundreds of thousands of books available to everyone so haven't we have just about a minute left in the show but can you talk about that lawsuit
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in my book they talk about a lost it where a library didn't want to make their website accessible they said under the americans with disabilities act digital places don't have to be accessible and we took them to court and the quite decided yes on line places do fall under the americans with disabilities act and after that the library script settled and agreed to make there when sarah to make their digital library accessible to blind readers. business is the choose inclusion the more customers there are over a 1000000000 people with disabilities around the world it's smart to choose inclusion ready. thank you very much for being with us when the deaf blind woman who conquered harvard law is the name of her memoir i can't think of a better way to end this show than here on my computer watching harben celebrating
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engine that's one of the biggest stains on the country as a whole. as another religion this is the politics me and mark an unholy alliance on al-jazeera. thank. you were you. hello i'm barbara starr in london these are the top stories on al-jazeera u.k. opposition politicians are claiming there is a constitutional crew under way as the prime minister boris johnson has moved to suspend parliament until close to the breck said that like it means that his opponents will have very little time to push through legislation stopping the u.k. from crashing out of the european union without a deal or in sleep reports. brix it was is and remains an idea about the british
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parliament taking back control of the agenda setting its own laws and making its own rules so what to make of the decision by the new prime minister to block it from sitting at all for a 5 week period at the most crucial moments in the entire process with one eye on a very possible national election boris johnson insists it's about setting out his new government's plans and that m.p.'s are not being frozen out of having their say over brics it will be ample time on both sides of that crucial october 17th summit ample time in parliament for m.p.'s to debate the e.u. debate breaks it and all the other issues ample time but those m.p.'s who have vowed to do anything in their power to block a no deal bricks it's even threaten to set up an alternative parliaments if their views are ignored describe the johnson move as nothing short of
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a constitutional outrage a step on the road to dictatorship it is a constitution that rage this is an attempt by a prime minister who was elected by a very small number of people in the country has served the party membership to ride roughshod over parliament and prevent any legislation or debate that would stop this country leaving me you without a deal and all the problems that it will cause he seems to want to run headlong into the arms of donald trump it's more determination to see this before this is extraordinary johnson had been thought to have been getting on better with european leaders of late and hope had not been lost among them that some new deal could be found but time is now extremely short and there's a genuine sense of crisis among those who fear the hardest of bricks it's the great conundrum of a brecht's it has always been whether it should simply fall to governments who execute the will of the people or the parliamentarian should have some kind of. and
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will say to determine what sort of brecht's it they think people actually voted for by taking m.p.'s out of play at such a crucial time jones is effectively testing whether they have the will the resolve to try to overthrow him his government and potentially the referendum result as well that attempts will know probably come sooner rather than later national elections will almost certainly follow something surely must happen now to resolve this sense of democratic crisis in the u.k. lawrence leigh al-jazeera london. yemen's un recognise government says it's now in control of aden after a brief offensive against you a backed southern separatists the port city had been seized by the fighters 2 weeks ago the how mass has the clear the state of alert in gaza after 3 police officers were killed in 2 separate suicide attacks eisel fighters and sympathizers are being blamed mass arrests have taken place as hamas says it will not tolerate attempts to
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destabilize the territory from within. italy looks set to have a new government after a breakthrough in coalition talks the head of the opposition democratic party says that he's ready to govern with the 5 star movement the college and get it the says his party will accept the 5 star candidate does that the content for prime minister once again president not that a lie has given the parties until wednesday night to strike a deal. teenage activists grazer simberg has sailed into new york harbor after crossing the atlantic in an emissions free yacht the 16 year old left the british port of plymouth 2 weeks ago to be in new york for a united nations climate summit next month so bird was joined by her father and crew members on the 60 foot minutes yet to. those are the headlines i'm going to have more news for you in half an hour stay with us coming up next on al-jazeera it's this thanks for watching.
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the. math a level of health care $82.00 on 10 was trying to get to some of these films we have forced on the health of the teachings towards women. i mean that they were 25 years i've done about 40 or 45 films for them to have a significant impact on people. who will be sure women or the we is unfortunately not very nice what we would reinforces these bad values. so young kids watching all of this believe that this is how i mean we should be this whole
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mean should behave to meet us and be more photons will. be strongly condemned this is such a mistake and that is that this juliet sitting the 23 year old woman will be raped or. you know. i think in the world because of what is happening because of the kind of reporting that's happened also on a number of incidents should be invisible to tragic people feeling that he sees please. please like i would feel comfortable to know if old woman who i knew was out alone after dark i would be water. all this would disturb me. and i kept thinking how do i contribute to changing.
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there. were. what . was. the. i mean can was a really big surprise for the hollywood industry when he made his debut in now. that injury jonah was also knew it was a little muted kind of amount and stuff and it was a very very big hit and he came to be known as a man to kill at that time we didn't know how long he last as some of the cinemas also flopped and then he came in do is on and i started doing very different kind
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of films. after made a mockery and became a hot all over the world and on my we came on 12 from his 1st film it's all on the girls like timothy and spectrum of young or you know everybody just so you know. as a vent for being a student to becoming an assistant director and from an assistant director i became an actor in my 1st film was a huge success i was all when i tore into stardom and i suddenly became the star. right through like in school i had this big door friend of mine. and he was adopted
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in class from a guy who was going to be an engineer or doctor would be whatever he wanted so he went into law and he started doing a lot of social work and whenever he would meet he would tell me about what's happening in india and he would get upset about what's happening in society would get angry and i would you know feel guilty and i said if you let you know he's doing so much and i'm a money anything you know like going to be like him i mean should i be doing something as well. i met and he mentioned to me that he wanted to do a show on social issues he has so many things on hand that i thought it's impossible given all the commitments and all the opportunities and options that he has in life that he would also we want to do something for television.
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creative people who make you feel good they make you love to make you cry or they make you forget your stress give you a good time but that's not all that is sponsored of the creative person is also to bring grease to society to build the social fabric of the site to infuse mottoes in people. this talk which started as a seed in my head kept going to keep growing ice to keep in that young actually television is a beating. in india we have a population of 1200000000 people and only 3 percent of india actually goes to appear to watch it for the large majority of indians to watch his films on television.
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if too many shows in india especially in news channels that engage an aggressive journalism which is essentially intended to embodies on needy or or know somebody it should be assured that draws in the largest possible audience. discuss the issues that would all of us was in unison gone. except them inject the wasn't can only breaking in that sense that had brought very i'm comfortable questions into the drawing room massage any sexual assault lack of access to education. and mischa's things like dolly being huge amounts for the girl.

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