For Russell

YouTube user RayMay52 posted this powerful video to her channel in support of her brother.  Here is the video information as displayed on the channel:For Russell.And yes, I'm aware I spell retarded wrong.

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  • I pledge and cross my heart to never allow the "R" word to cross my mind again and I pledge to correct people if they do happen to say the "R" word because they areen't o...



    Chicago, Illinois
    2677 hours ago

  • I volunteer at a camp for people of all ages with various disabilities and I won hate to see any one of them hurt because of a peer using the r-word. I pledge and support...


    Angela Sutch

    Levittown, New York
    2691 hours ago

  • My brother and I both have forms of Autism and we are constantly informing people that the r-word is not only misused it's also extremely demeaning to any person with spe...


    Brittney Cathcart

    Arlington, Texas
    2764 hours ago

  • 10+ years ago I volunteered for organizations that work with wonderful and intelligent special needs children and teens. Although I'm involved less now, I'm frequently d...


    Sarah Rosenthal

    Township of Washington, New Jersey
    2821 hours ago

  • I have a sister with Downs and I know that words can hurt. I pledge and support the elimination of the derogatory use of the r-word from everyday speech and promote the ...


    Peter Collins

    Crystal Lake, Illinois
    2838 hours ago

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