Disability Rights Activist Eddie Jauregui recalls his involvement in the 1977 Section 504 Occupation as a deaf protester
In this oral history interview, Disability Rights Activist Eddie Jauregui recalls his involvement in the 504 Sit-in as a deaf protester. He notes tensions between the Deaf community and other organizers due to language barriers.
- Paul K. Longmore Institute on Disability
- Spring 2014
- 1970s; San Francisco Bay Area
Joe Quinn on his experience at the 504 Sit-in as a deaf interpreter and protester Deaf Disability Rights activist Joanne Jauregui on the 504 protests and the unique implications on the deaf community Disability rights activist Dennis Billups on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Herb Levine on his participation in the 1977 Section 504 Sit-in Ally Karen Parker on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Leader of the Black Panther Party Elaine Brown talks about the Party's involvement and support of the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Disability Rights Activist Bonnie Regina on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation and her experience as a student with disabilities at San Francisco State University Disability rights activist Bruce Oka on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Ken Stein on the Section 504 protests Maureen Fitzgerald on the experience of being a 504 protester and non-disabled ally Disability Rights activist Jim Engvall on his experience as a 1977 Section 504 Occupation protestor Disability Rights activist Kitty Cone on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Disability Rights activist Bill Johnson on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Disability Rights activist and longtime Center for Independent Living (CIL) figure Joan Leon on her role in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, the Berkeley Center for Independent Living, and establishing the World Institute on Disability Disability Rights activist Barry Ryan on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Disability Rights Activist Bill Palmer on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation Lynette Taylor on her experience as an interpreter at the Section 504 protests Disability Rights activist HolLynn D'Lil on her experience as a 1977 Section 504 Occupation photographer and protestor Protester Karen Rose on the 1977 Section 504 Occupation of the Federal Building Activist Gary Gray describes following coverage of the Section 504 protests remotely and the impact of the movement on disabled people of color