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  • I pledge to speak up when verbal marginalization is used against real human beings.

    Rachel Schaar

    Rockville, Maryland

  • I have a special-needs son with intellectual disabilities, and this word is so hurtful.

    Nancy Danks

    Newton, Iowa

  • I used to use the "r" word in everyday speech. I will try my hardest to stop.

    Megan Stanley

    Pullman, Washington

  • Everyone deserves to be treated and feel equal. I pledge to never use this word that degrades everyone possible.

    Megan Brett

    Ottawa, Canada

  • I have worked at a special needs camp for the last 3 years so ending this word is something that i take pride in.

    Alexa

    Marshall, Missouri

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