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Lovin’ Life with John Tucker from Born This Way

L on the A to Z Blogging Challenge from The Road We've SharedToday we’re going to visit a self-advocate who leads by example. John Tucker from Born This Way on A&E proves, beyond a shadow of a doubt, that Down syndrome is nothing to be afraid of. He does it by lovin’ life and showing us how it should be done!

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A Parent’s Role – Born This Way on A&E: Supporting Their Dreams in Reality & On TV

Born This Way Season 2 on A & E Network

 

 

 

 

With Season 2 of Born This Way set to premiere Tuesday July 26 on A&E, I was excited to get the chance to ask one of the supporting cast members (the parents) a few of the questions that I’ve heard being passed around our community on social media. Continue reading A Parent’s Role – Born This Way on A&E: Supporting Their Dreams in Reality & On TV

J is for John Tucker #BornThisWay – A to Z Blogging Challenge

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This year we celebrated a new docu-series about young adults who have Down syndrome. Born This Way on A&E introduced us to  talented rapper – John Tucker.

 

I'm here. I'm alive. I'm human.

For many reasons, I’m so glad we got to meet JT and his family.

In the final episode of season 1, we got to see his music video – “Shake Your Booty,” and during the 321 eConference, we got to meet the director of the Performing Arts Studio West where John practices his craft!

Watch John at work with the support of his family as back-up dancers!