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Max Carter sitting and smiling, he has on a white t-shirt that reads, Human First.
Tune in as Unified Champion School teammates Diego Salazar and Iantha Kahn -- plus actor Max Carver and Lindsay Miller of POPSUGAR -- host a 4-hour show, starting at 5 pm ET/2 pm PT Friday, July 19!!
By playing and leading together, we are creating an inclusive and welcoming world for all!
Through swimming Jonny Pierce is changing challenging misconceptions about intellectual disabilities.
Special Olympics athletes spoke at the United Nations Conference of States Parties to the CRPD on 10 June.
Special Olympics brought Macy's family hope in a moment of hopelessness. You can do the same for another athlete with intellectual disabilities.
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    Young man (Jonny) swimming under water.
    As a Special Olympics Southern California athlete and member of the U.S. Paralympics Swimming National Team, Jonny is changing perceptions about the talent of people with intellectual disabilities around the world.
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    U.S. President Donald Trump, center, speaks during a meeting with members of the delegation that represented the USA at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, July 18, 2019.
    On 18 July, 20 Special Olympics USA representatives including athletes, coaches and Unified partners were invited to the White House by President Donald J. Trump to congratulate and recognize them for their accomplishments at the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019.
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    What Does Inclusion Look Like?
    “Inclusion teaches everyone love and kindness and empathy.” Join us—and make the world a better place!
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