Justin Dart NPR's Joseph Shapiro remembers Justin Dart, the legendary advocate for disabled Americans, who died last week at age 71. After Dart contracted polio when he was 18, he could no longer walk. He became a champion for the rights of people in wheelchairs, the blind, the deaf and those with mental illness.
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NPR's Joseph Shapiro remembers Justin Dart, the legendary advocate for disabled Americans, who died last week at age 71. After Dart contracted polio when he was 18, he could no longer walk. He became a champion for the rights of people in wheelchairs, the blind, the deaf and those with mental illness.