Leon, Kelly
February 2006
PN;Feb2006, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p50
Trade Publication
The article narrates the contributions of two disabled African Americans--Robert Coward and Fred Cherry--who made a brief history of African-American military service. Coward achievements include support of a voucher system to give disabled people more control over their care and the creation of an organization. His most recent effort is creating an accessible-taxicab system in Washington D.C. Cherry is a Vietnam war veteran and his achievements include forming a business that provides the tools for people with disabilities to be outstanding members of the work force.


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