Justin Dart, Jr. Memorial Service

The disability rights advocate died June 22 at age 71. On the 12th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA),… read more

The disability rights advocate died June 22 at age 71. On the 12th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Mrs. Dart, family and friends hosted a celebration honoring Justin Dart, Jr.'s life and contributions to the causes of people with disabilities, including passage of the ADA. The service also included performances by Reverend Nolan Williams, Jr. and the Psalmists Gospel Ensemble; Nura Aly, 7th grade activist and violinist; and his widow, Yoshiko Dart and family singing Sakura, a traditional Japanese song about cherry blossoms. In addition, Mr. Dart, Jr. had chosen selected advocates to participate in the program as representatives of the full spectrum of people with disabilities.

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Justin Dart, Jr. Memorial Service

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Program ID:
171512-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 3, 2002
Last Aired:
Aug 4, 2002

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  • Aug 03, 2002 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 03, 2002 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2002 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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