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Media Forum

15. Different Experts, Different Issues

[Robb Leer] I want to recognize Tim Benjamin, who is the editor of Access Press.

You all know Tim. This is his beat.

And I just wanted to get your perspective of the mainstream media's coverage of your world that you're reporting on every day.

[Tim Benjamin - Editor, Access Press] Well, I guess one thing that bothers me, or that I see a lot, is that we all have the same experts. We need to find different experts, and not always go to the same people to get the inside real story.

The piece that the disability community is trying to expose is that we all are different folks, and we need to have different experts talking on different issues.

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