Hugh Gallagher dies. Hugh Gallagher was a complex and interesting man, a champion for disability rights. His book FDR’s Splendid Deception, about the lengths to which Roosevelt and cooperative media went to conceal his disability, is highly recommended.
Not a big wheel in Athens – Paralympians will not march in opening or closing ceremonies.
Airline refuses deaf teens’ flight – Iberia claims that it cannot accomodate 23 deaf passengers.