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Independent Lens | Fred and Trish - Passionately-Abled | PBS

Duration: 04:28
Program: Independent Lens #1303
Broadcast Date: Oct. 27, 2011

Trish Irons, Fred Fay's companion for 29 years, talks about their shared passions ... and passionate relationship. Fred Fay survived a devastating spinal cord injury when he was only 16, and turned his misfortune into a movement for equality, spearheading the disability rights movement and changing the face of American society. He passed away on August 20, 2011.

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Post Date: October 20, 2011