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Life After Paralysis is a blog that represents a variety of paralysis community members. It is a place for open conversation about the issues and the interests of people living with paralysis, their family, friends, caregivers, and the professionals that serve them.
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The opinions expressed in these blogs are the author's own and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
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I know we’re just getting to know each other but let’s just get this out of the way early; I’m a political junkie. I’m a policy wonk. I am endlessly fascinated by how elections are conducted; not just the candidates and issues but the actual workings of an election. I’m a flaming liberal proud to have voted twice for Barack Obama. I devote my time and money to the candidates and campaigns that I believe in.
I was bitterly disappointed in President Obama’s Inaugural speech.Read More
Hello! I’m Jennifer. At the November Working2Walk conference, Sam Maddox invited me to join the Blog Squad. I was thrilled by the invitation to join the voices I’ve come to know and respect. I am, however, probably mouthier than the other Reeve bloggers. Some enterprising soul might want to start the pool on how long I last. So, let me be clear. Every syllable I type is my own opinion. No one pre-screens my posts and no one approves them. I hope together we have some spirited but civil discussions.Read More