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Pledge your support to eliminate the demeaning use of the R-Word. Why Pledge?

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  • I have worked with special needs for four years now, and to know this word still exists, hurts myself and MANY others. I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from eve

    Ariel Sullivan, South Berwick, Maine
    397 hours ago

  • I have taken the pledge before. In fact my son ran a Spread the Word campaign during his 8th grade year at Brown Barge Middle School and got 460 people to take the pledge in one day. Can't believe t

    Kim Stefansson, Pensacola, Florida
    399 hours ago

  • My sister had PMG, Microcephaly and a lot of other thing and I hate it when people use the r-word because I feel like it is aimed straight at her. I pledge to never use the r-word. Ever.

    Lily Salazar, Topeka, Kansas
    410 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. Plus I have autism and

    Katherine, Gierhahn, Illinois
    414 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. The only R-word that sh

    Elleigh McDaniel, Lexington, United States
    492 hours ago

  • I have a special needs sister, who is by far one of the most caring, loving people I have ever met, because of her I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from every

    Mitchell Tobin, Burlington, Canada
    507 hours ago

  • Both my kids have exceptional needs and my nephew's. Most of my friends and their families have exceptional needs. I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from eve

    Joy Michaud, Moyock, North Carolina
    531 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. My little brother is au

    Michael Lake, lebanon, Tennessee
    537 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. I also pledge to start

    Samantha Mullins, Paradise, Texas
    554 hours ago

  • For my old friend Lizzie. Who taught me that even with a disability, you can still take life by storm and be fantastic! She was nothing short of a great individual and friend. graduating high school w

    Chelsea Jones, Los Angeles, California
    625 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. I hear it every day and

    Zoey, Haaland , Minnesota
    642 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. I do this in my brother

    Jordan, Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania
    675 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. After suffering a br

    Jason Johnson, Akron, Ohio
    689 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. The R-word no longer ev

    Jason Silverberg, Denver, Colorado
    694 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. As a mother of a child

    Shawna Duff, Haysville, Kansas
    698 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. Because i had a nephew

    Hazel, Cebu city, Philippines
    699 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities.My son Blaze had Edward'

    Kristin, Benicia, California
    708 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech. I choose to stand up and be a voice to help change this and to promote acceptance to every human being, j

    Lisa Hennessey, Cottage Grove, Minnesota
    732 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. I challenge others to m

    DeAndria Reed, Montgomery, Alabama
    756 hours ago

  • I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities. My son passed away f

    Hope Colebrook , Farmington , New Mexico
    756 hours ago

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