The Next Generation


Shira Leeder

Lauren Steinberg

Go here to listen. (29 min)

The Next Generation of disability advocates and academics are coming to Pushing Limits this week.


Join us for frank talk about the dangers and benefits of technology, stories of prejudice and victory, a discussion of the generation gap within the disability movement and more….


Jacob Lesnor-Buxton








Guests: Hong Leong, Ann Kwong, Lauren Steinberg, Shira Leeder, Jacob Lesner-Buxton and Dolores Tejada.

Hosts: Adrienne Lauby and Shelley Berman.

CIL Disability History Month Event Oct 14, 5-7 pm

Hong Leong

Program Resources

The Oakland based advocacy group organized by Lauren and Shira meets every 4th Friday of the month from 4-6 pm at the Oakland office of the Independent Living Center.  Call Lauren Steinberg for more information at: 510-841-4776

Ann Kwong






Lauren is also helping organize the Berkeley Center for Independent Living’s “Own Your Own History” event on Oct 14 from 5-7 pm Sen Loni Hancock and Teresa Favuzzi will be speaking.  There will also be food and games.

Jacob Buxton-Lesnor and Deloros Tejada are organizers of DAN-Y, Disability Action Network 4 Youth which meets on  the fourth Wednesday of the month @ 5:00 p.m. at Community resources for Independent Living (CRIL) in Hayward.  For more information write:, or go to

Hong Leong works with the Disabled Students Union at U.C. Berkeley which meets weekly on campus.  Check out:

Original Air Date:  2011-09-30

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