Caribbean Rights of Disabled

In this Oct. 7, 2014 photo, seventh-grader Andre Coleman poses in his wheelchair at his new school in the Mona neighborhood of Kingston, Jamaica. The hard-working 12-year-old with a big personality has a disabling spinal condition that does nothing to stop him from enthusiastically joining in football games with able-bodied peers. Even as they grapple with overcoming numerous challenges, hopes for the future are rising among many disabled Jamaica. Last week, lawmakers passed a watershed law that will, among other things, prohibit workplace discrimination and create a special tribunal to rule on complaints made by disabled citizens. (AP Photo/David McFadden)

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