Disability Pride Month helps bring attention to the misconceptions and obstacles that disabled people face and encourages their complete inclusion in our societies. Join us This Week on MNN as our MNN Community Members introduce us to people that are making a difference.
Join us Sunday, July 16 starting at 1 PM and Wednesday, July 19 starting at 7 PM on MNN HD (Spectrum 1993)
Today's Verdict’s host and trial attorney David Lesch, Esq. talks with disability rights activist and attorney Chloe Holzman. They discuss a historic MTA settlement that provides more accessibility to New Yorkers who have disabilities. Later on in the show David speaks with Eric Weltman, an organizer from Food & Water Watch about local law 97 and NYC's Green Deal for new Buildings.
Sunday 1 PM / Wednesday at 7 PM
Today's Verdict airs every other Thursday at 4 PM on MNN Community
Disabilities Redefined with Dr Vaigneur is a talk show featuring successful people who are extremely active and just happen to have a disability. Dr Vaigneur, a LEADS specialist at York College (Linking Employment Academics and Disability Services) is committed to featuring people with disabilities and those who give them “space” in the world. On this episode we meet Lowery Lockard, Executive Director and founder of Ms. Wheelchair USA. They discuss the history of the pageant and what it means to the community. Join us for this inspiring conversation.
Sunday 1:30 PM / Wednesday at 7:30 PM
Disabilities Redefined airs every other Saturday at 5:30 PM on MNN Community
The Juggernaut Show is an informative and entertaining video podcast that motivates their communities. This lively group also won ACM’s 2023 HMA award for Information Talk show. Hosts, Datwan Cullins, Adhiambo Mitchell, Mike Favor and Shavasia Roberts are a group of friends that simply get together and discuss current events, social issues and politics. This episode titled “The Wheel Fell Off My Wheelchair” is a hilarious look at some of the mishaps that members of the disabled community experience. Please note, due to strong language this program is rated TV-14
Sunday 2 PM / Wednesday at 8 PM
The Juggernaut Show airs every Friday at 9:30 PM on MNN Culture