Originally Posted by drphil
If one accepts that "deafness/Deafness" is SUPERIOR to hearing. An interesting supposition- to say the least. Reality?
Does the fact that human being appear to have cochleas suggest something?
Bilaterally deafness December 20, 2006
Implanted Advanced Bionics-Harmony activated Aug/07
Turning the tables doesn't do anything. The issue is that NEITHER IS SUPERIOR TO THE OTHER they are equal and should be respected as such. But deaf are deaf and have uniqueness pertaining to deaf and hearing are hearing and have uniqueness pertaining to hearing - both human beings - both equal.