Limited contact between the first British Sign Language communities created dialects that are still in use today.
The latest proposed cuts to deaf education services just fuel the deaf community's mistrust of the 'hearing' authorities that wield the axe.
Three Oscar-nominated films prominently featured characters using sign languages. It's an important contribution to recognising Deaf culture and identity.
A proposed tweak to the copyright laws should make it easier to reversion protected works for people with disabilities.
This Masters degree sets a precedent in South Africa and gives universities that want to be truly inclusive a lot to think about.
A recent Australian high court case has highlighted a problem that also exists in UK and Ireland.
Think it's stressful visiting a police station? Try doing it when you can't hear.