[lg policy] News item: 'Fake' sign language at Mandela's memorial

Yael Peled yael.a.peled at GMAIL.COM
Wed Dec 11 15:59:38 UTC 2013


"Ingrid Parkin, principal of the St. Vincent School for the Deaf in 
Johannesburg, said she has received complaints from the deaf community 
from Canada to China over his signing and described his movements as 
"like he's signing gibberish.""

Full story at 
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/nelson-mandela-memorial-sign-language-interpreter-was-a-fake-8997486.html

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