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  • Go! UPFIELD!!!

  • The way he stands, the way he approaches people...

  • The way he talks with anybody everywhere we go.

  • He has no fears.

  • We, as a society, haven't even tapped into the potential of

  • what Deaf people can do or contribute

  • to society, and if I had to

  • say there was a goal as a parent,

  • it is not to have my children be just like me,

  • I want them to be better than me.

  • I want to tap into Jacob's

  • abilities and successes, and use that as

  • opposed to what people view as a disability or inability.

  • Because once you alter it you've changed their state of mind,

  • no matter what you do.

  • If you make Jacob hearing, using Cochlear

  • implants and hearing aids and all these things,

  • It changes their constitution.

  • Yeah, their mind will never develop at the intention

  • of how it was supposed to be developing.

  • There's this...where he's supposed to go.

  • I want Jacob to be able to be Jacob.


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TRAILER: the Audacity to Exist

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    田立瑋 posted on 2013/09/19
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