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Semester at Sea in GIFs

Originally posted on Barefoot Whispers:
Finding the words to describe a four-month around-the-world-on-a-floating-university experience is often hard. And also, expressing things in GIFs is so much fun, so here you go. How you feel when the ship sets sail for…

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How do European Locals Travel Cheaply?

YOUR DREAM: Travel Europe with Nothing but a Backpack However, like most travelers, your pocket book is tight. How can the locals afford to travel Europe? At the start of my summer in Europe, I planned on using planes and trains, just … Continue reading

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Outside My Own Little World

[By Matthew West]   In my own little world it hardly ever rains I’ve never gone hungry, always felt safe I got some money in my pocket, shoes on my feet In my own little world: population = me.   I … Continue reading

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The Interpreter was Fake? Hallelujah!

I hate to admit it, but I am kind of grateful to Thamsanqa Jantjie. Call me crazy, but he has done something for (to?) the Deaf community that seemed unattainable last week: He unconsciously brought Deaf rights to the world stage. … Continue reading

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Thank You Mr. Mandela

In my rush to write about the fake interpreter yesterday, I failed to express my gratitude for a great man. He truly was a symbol to the world that oppression will not last. I think of Nelson Mandela as more than … Continue reading

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Mandela Memorial Interpreter: The Same Old Oppression

Originally posted on The Deaf Dream:
Destiny Yarbro Founder & CEO In the tumult of this week’s news, many may wonder why a fake interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial was such a big deal. After all, the memorial wasn’t for…

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Sailing Yet Again!

Well, I’m off! After a year of little traveling and setting up The Deaf Dream, I’m back to hopping around the globe to meet potential Deaf Dreamers and have the experience of a lifetime! I only have a few minutes … Continue reading

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