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i go home

  • Aired: 04/21/2016
  • 56:46
  • Rating: NR
For years, children with intellectual disability were not allowed in public schools. Parents were told to send their children with intellectual disability away to institutions. It was not until the late 1960s that a television expose shed light on what was happening inside the walls of institutions. It was that knowledge that fueled parents and the public to ignite change.
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An original documentary on the history of people with intellectual disability.
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Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council, Bell Socialization Services, Excentia, The Pennsylvania History Coalition Honoring People with Disability
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