‘Being deaf doesn’t stop me from doing my job’: Deaf server says table requested a different server because her lip-reading made them ‘uncomfortable’
'As the manager I would’ve denied their request and told them go to another restaurant.'
On Apr 22, 2023 by Braden Bjella
PewDiePie removes part of video where he appears to mock a deaf Black woman following backlash
In the video, he mimicked a TikToker who was signing a story.
On Jul 28, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski
A deaf woman expressed frustration about a waitress ignoring her due to her disability. TikTok told her to get over it.
'The comment section did NOT pass the vibe check.'
On Apr 17, 2022 by Gisselle Hernandez
‘He didn’t believe I’m deaf’: TikToker says Dunkin’ workers refused her service because she’s deaf
'I've never been refused service before. It hurts.'
On Sep 15, 2021 by Clara Wang
Apple TV+’s ‘CODA’ is a familiar and heartwarming coming-of-age story
It also features a nuanced portrayal of a deaf family.
On Aug 13, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski
‘Are you that much of a p*ssy?’: TikToker curses out mother-in-law’s boyfriend for alleged cheating
The video has more than 29 million views.
On Jul 30, 2021 by Jennifer Xia
Clubhouse’s desire for exclusivity is harming the Deaf community
Clubhouse is ignoring accessibility needs.
On Mar 31, 2021 by Libby Cohen
Viral TikTok video shows professor berating hearing-impaired student
The professor has since been placed on administrative leave.
On Feb 20, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
These volunteers are making Black Lives Matter videos accessible to deaf activists
For the Deaf community, partaking in social justice conversations is reliant on accessible content.
On Aug 26, 2020 by Trinady Joslin
Sign language is evolving in VR thanks to volunteer interpreters
VRChat has never been more wholesome.
On Feb 3, 2020 by Matt Silverman
Pornhub sued by deaf man who wants closed captioning in videos
The plaintiff says hearing-impaired users miss out on important dialogue.
On Jan 16, 2020 by Mikael Thalen
A deaf TikTok star is inspiring people to learn sign language
Chrissy Marshall is using her platform to talk about disability rights and deafness.
On Sep 7, 2019 by Sierra Juarez
The internet’s most famous ASL interpreter discusses the benefits of going viral
There are 466 million in the global deaf community. By 2050, that number is expected to be double that.
On Mar 14, 2019 by Josh Katzowitz
Starbucks to open first U.S. location designed for the deaf and hard of hearing
The store will be staffed entirely by people fluent in ASL.
On Jul 20, 2018 by Alex Dalbey