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​Stuttering discrimination needs to stop


Franky Banky being declined in a job interview. He is asking the interviewer if she had ever heard of Stephen Hawking.Episode #219: I chat with three of my friends who have experienced stuttering discrimination that put an abrupt, unwanted change in their life plans. All because of one or two people who don’t understand stuttering.

This episode brought to you by my book, Stuttering is Cool: A Guide to Stuttering in a Fast-Talking World. Packed with tips, stories, encouragement and comics for stuttering resilience and joy.

 

 

 

 

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  1. V. V.

    Provided that the individual is otherwise qualified for the job, and verbal speech isn‘t a bonafide occupational requirement of the job, the hiring manager refusing to consider your candidacy because of a speech impediment like stuttering is unlawful disability discrimination, and the candidate has legal grounds to file a formal complaint and sue.

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