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    My mom is a special ed teacher and I want to be a speech therapist for special ed. I work with the kids a lot and love them so much and it seriously breaks my heart when people...
    oliviahuss1 oliviahuss1 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    It's wrong but I always laugh some on the inside.. And sometimes outside
    JadenLangVageta JadenLangVageta 13-15, F Apr 7

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    Its wrong to make fun of other people no matter what. I had a friend in high school that dropped out cause of people picking on him for his size. He was an awesome person. Funny...
    momof3grls2014 momof3grls2014 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    This country is ******. http://aattp.org/special-ed-student-who-recorded-bullies-tormenting-him-accused-of-felony-wiretapping/
    Yami001 Yami001 18-21, M 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    i volunteer my services to a care home and i specifically work with those with mental health 'problems'. one day i had booked in to make sure one of the ladies who i regularly...
    5203am 5203am 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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    Nothing ****** me off more I'm friends with multiple kids in my school with disabilities and they are the sweetest people ever. One of them is named Dave and he likes to hold your...
    staystrong07 staystrong07 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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    Some people with disabilities have an unusual gift of innocence. Even when they are doing something they shouldn't do. Even when they are no longer young. Yes I've seen some...
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 12

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    A person that has no legs would be stronger than a person with legs so DJ f mess with them other wise they'll knock you out
    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    Apathetic Heartlessness - There is something I will never tolerate. Nor will I turn a blind eye. We are all souls living a human life. Some are blessed through compassion and some...
    SilentBluemoon SilentBluemoon 36-40, F 11 Responses Jan 19, 2013

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    It's not right at all or it will never be accepted in my life if you can't love and accept special need people or animals then you don't have a heart and your a cold sorry person!
    freespiritgal2777 freespiritgal2777 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    Hate it when ppl make fun of overweight adults & kids
    crest73 crest73 41-45, F Mar 8

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    This is for Ruth wherever she may be.She was a girl in my class.She had polio and we used to help her up the stairs.She had a smiling face.I suddenly remembered her today.
    mona87 mona87 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 5

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    I was friends with a girl that had special needs since kindergarten. She was really funny, kind, caring, and so much more. Everyone loved her and she loved everyone back. When kids...
    MyExperiences3 MyExperiences3 13-15, F 19 Responses Feb 13

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    With a passion do I hate it so much! I have family and friends that have disabilities. They are just like everybody else and they are honestly the most compassionate, sweet people...
    93rp 93rp 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Just to clarify: I don't literally hate the people, but I hate what they are doing. I don't want to be a hater myself.
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I don't understand why people pick on each other in general, kids with disabilities no diffrent. My brother has Down's syndrome and he's the sweetest kid ever.
    samiisosa samiisosa 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 26

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    'Just stand up to them!' a lot of people like to say. 'It's your fault if you get victimized; you need to learn to be tough and fight back.' Well people with disabilities are...
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 26

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    My Sister - While I have a cocktail of disabilities myself, most of them related to ADHD or on the autistic scale, my twin sister is physically crippled. She's quadroplegic...
    ohnonotu ohnonotu 18-21, M 9 Responses Aug 3, 2013

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    Very happy that my school has a great special education program and the kids are really not made fun of at all. It's considered a "loser" thing to do if you make fun of or mock a...
    alexxaaa alexxaaa 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    I have worked in disabilities for many years and couldn't think of anything more fulfilling to do for work. Some of the best people I have known I met through this work. Two of my...
    dwellerintheforest dwellerintheforest 36-40, F 9 Responses Jan 13

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    I want to share this story. This kid was making fun of this adult janitor that a retard. The teacher confronted the student. He said "Where do you get off making fun of someone...
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M 5 Responses Mar 12

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    http://news.yahoo.com/parents-rally-around-teacher-videotaped-autistic-boy-head-162217121.html People wonder why I do what I do and why I have always done what I have done in my...
    mlcockrell mlcockrell 36-40, M 3 Responses Feb 26

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    Nobody asked to born like that..
    SpacePirate SpacePirate 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 12

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    At my church. There is this one girl with Down syndrome and her parents are there next to her and they have an aura of like "Jesus. We are calling. Waiting." I wanted to help. But...
    Diana14R Diana14R 18-21, F Apr 5

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    Why? - Why would anyone do anything so heartless disabled people already have their hands full with school and finding a job or maybe they don't but still there is NO POINT AT ALL...
    qjtcid qjtcid 13-15, M 5 Responses Nov 23, 2013

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    My Little Brother - OK so I have a little brother that has down syndrome and I hate seeing ppl making fun of kids with disabilitiesand so one day at school when I was in 6 th grade...
    heartisbrokenhandlewithcare heartisbrokenhandlewithcare 13-15, F Jan 13, 2013

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    People Are So Cruel - When I was in my first year of college, my Dutch teacher once told me of the word Mongool. I have always heard of this word used amongst the young Dutch...
    BounceAround BounceAround 18-21, F Nov 26, 2013

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    people like that need to get a life. what makes you better than them? what makes you so superior? are you perfect? do you have no flaws? have you never made a mistake or done...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 24

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    EP Bullies - If  you're an  EP member who is bullying any one of my friends or making fun of disabled kids and adults here on EP, I will curse and troll you till you sh!t your...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 18, 2013

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    Go Oscar! - I love watching the Olympics, especially track & field. This afternoon I saw a runner from the Republic of South Africa.  His name is Oscar and he is a double-amputee...
    michelle585 michelle585 36-40, F 6 Responses Aug 4, 2012

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    I just think it makes you look cold hearted when you make fun of someone because they weren't born "perfect" like you and can't function the same way. They're still people. They...
    geekychick14 geekychick14 13-15, F 7 Responses Feb 19

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    Pick on someone your own size!
    ifun6 ifun6 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 24

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    My aunt is disabled and I love her so much because even though no one can really understand what she's saying I feel like me and her have a special bond we have many things in...
    June4U June4U 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    They can't help it and most of the time they are just the sweetest people!
    SurpriseMeToday SurpriseMeToday 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    I wanted to share a quote from a Japanese show I'm watching 僕の歩く道/ The Road I Choose to Walk. "Healthy people will always see a disabled person as someone else's...
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M 5 Responses Jan 29

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    I have become offended at the term 'retarded' in recent years due to my best friend having a son with autism. The word is thrown around as if it has careless meaning, but it does...
    LuluGPeaches LuluGPeaches 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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    If You Dont Know What It Means , Then Dont Say It! - i was in a ice cream shop, ordering ice cream with my cousin. while he was ordering i heard a word that i truly hate. retard. i...
    ProfessorPsycho ProfessorPsycho 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 24, 2013

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    I support adults with learning disabilities and I've also worked with kids. I don't think it's fair that some people laugh at others who are less fortunate than them. Some people...
    littlefox6 littlefox6 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I Don'T Hate Them. - Its much worse to hate somebody to insult kids and adults who are Physically or Mentally Disabled. Would I hate someone who insult me because of my Autism, I...
    ChristianArt77 ChristianArt77 22-25 3 Responses Feb 20, 2013

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    I don't literally hate them, but I wish they would repent. People who call themselves Christians have no right to use something like that to get unfair advantage over a person...
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 11 Responses Mar 10

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    Having my disability, I can understand what the children go through. I feel looked down upon by some on this site. I recently told someone here that I have epilepsy and they...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 4 Responses Apr 8

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    Love Everyone - My aunt is mentally retarded, and there are several kids at my school with disabilities. The kids I know are so sweet and kind, and it makes me so sad to see anyone...
    heygirlhey143 heygirlhey143 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 26, 2013

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    Not nice. :( don't be a turd.
    miracle98 miracle98 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Yea I hate this! They can't help it. They were born that way, and u shouldn't treat them different because of it. There's this girl in my school who is sorta mean 2 this kid with...
    nicki31 nicki31 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 2

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    I was on the train n a child with special needs walked in with his mum. Everyone in the train was staring at the child and the mum. I could tell she was dodging everyones glances...
    Wonderstruck28 Wonderstruck28 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 12

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    My boyfriend is a quadriplegic, and one of my biggest pet peeves is when someone tells me what a "good person" I am because I'm with him. Dating someone in a wheelchair doesn't...
    cassiedjoy cassiedjoy 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 5

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    I absolutely hate this sooooo much!! Every time I see it happen, I feel like marching up to the person being a bully and demand they apologize for their actions. They don't...
    drama16queen1997 drama16queen1997 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    I found it really hurtful when my ex jokingly said that he had a 'disabled girlfriend' when I merely have epilepsy that doesn't affect my day to day life, it's like I don't...
    twiggy93 twiggy93 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 19

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    Nothing that ****** me off more. Excuse me
    Naty13 Naty13 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 8

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