Deaf News This Week: 7/10/2020

The ASLdeafined APP update has been released for Android, with iPhones close behind!

You can now do activities through the app!

Sign1News 7.9.20

TODAY’S HEADLINES:- Disinfectant that kills COVID- Glee actress missing- Birdwatcher not cooperating with prosecutors- Volunteers sought for vaccine trials- Brazilian president tests positive- Tinder tests video chat

Posted by Sign1News on Thursday, July 9, 2020
Deaf News: CHAZ/CHOP in Seattle

For almost a month, protesters occupied a zone in Seattle and called it CHAZ or CHOP. Here are video clips and insights of the community from a Black Deaf man, Jimel Wright. Transcript:

Posted by The Daily Moth on Thursday, July 9, 2020
Thursday, July 9 top news briefs

Supreme Court says NYC prosecutors can view Trump's financial records; Seattle man charged with vehicular homicide; Florida reports number of Covid-19 deaths; "Black Lives Matter" mural painted in front of Trump Tower; George Floyd said "I can't breathe" almost 30 times; Michael Cohen back in federal prisonTranscript:

Posted by The Daily Moth on Thursday, July 9, 2020
Recap and updates on Gallaudet University since NBDA Open Letter

There has been major developments in the last three weeks since the National Black Deaf Advocates (NBDA) sent an open letter to Gallaudet University which includes the resignation of three Gallaudet University board members.Transcript:

Posted by The Daily Moth on Wednesday, July 8, 2020
Angry Deaf People Productions finalist for “People’s Choice Award”

A deaf production team, Angry Deaf People Productions, won the “How To” category in a film festival and received $6,000 in prizes. They are eligible to win the “People’s Choice Award” and its grand prize of $10,000. The winner is determined by online voting, and you can participate. You can vote everyday until the last day on July 10th! To vote: Watch the winning film here: @angrydeafpeople Transcript:

Posted by The Daily Moth on Monday, July 6, 2020