All too often young deaf people are discouraged from following their dreams, writes Lydia L. Callis in Huffpost Impact. But deaf people excel in just about every profession.
Now a movement has started with an associated hashtag, #deaftalent.
"Talented Deaf individuals in fields across the board are working to defy social expectations, remove barriers, and prove that there are NO limits to what people who are deaf can do," Callis writes.
She cites a few examples, including Melody Stein, co-owner of San Francisco's famed Mozzeria restaurant.
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