NY Entrepreneur with Down Syndrome Wins Prestigious Business Award

For the first time ever, a young man with Down’s Syndrome has won the prestigious Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the New York Region, which marks an important step forward for this endangered population.

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Woman With Down Syndrome Competes in Pageant

Mikayla Holmgren, 22. (Photo courtesy of Brittany Link Photography)

Mikayla Holmgren, 22, has earned the title of “trailblazer” after becoming the first person with Down syndrome to compete in the Miss Minnesota pageant this year.

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CBS Celebrates Down Syndrome Genocide in Iceland

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CBS is experiencing severe backlash over a recent On Assignment episode in which they jubilantly declare that Down syndrome had almost entirely “disappeared” in Iceland – but not because of medical advances. It’s disappearing because they are aborting unborn babies who have it.

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