chemical sensitivity), and some of the treatment they had been subjected to
by the medical community is deplorable. They were all told, "it's all of
I myself, even though I have a very visible disability, have been bullied
by doctors. They always claim that whatever symptom I may be experiencing
it because of my disability, when I know damn well it isn't.
- Self-employedWriter/activist, present
I relocated to Berkeley, California in 1980, so I could live independently, something that was nearly impossible, in Pennsylvania. I graduated from Berkeley City College in 2006 with two Associate Degrees, one in English and the other in Liberal Arts.
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