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Like an Emancipation Proclamation for the Disabled

Preview: Season 13 | 2m 36s

Fred Fay survived a devastating spinal cord injury when he was only 16, and turned his misfortune into a movement for equality. With a small group of dedicated activists, he spearheaded the disability rights movement and changed the face of American society.

Aired: 10/27/11

Rating: TV-PG

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