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PBS NewsHour | Story Sheds Light on Treatment of People With Disabilities | PBS

Duration: 06:25
Program: PBS NewsHour #10260
Broadcast Date: Feb. 9, 2012

A New York Times bestseller, Rachel Simon's "The Story of Beautiful Girl" explores empathy and tolerance in the form of a love story where characters with disabilities overcome heavyweight obstacles. Judy Woodruff and Simon discuss how society deals with disabilities and how they are portrayed in literary works.

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Post Date: February 9, 2012