Surprise: CNN Touts Down Syndrome Model 'Giving Hope To Others With Disabilities'

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<p>[<em>More in the cross-post on the MRC&#39;s <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/matthew-balan/2015/10/31/surprise-cnn-t… blog</a>.</em>]</p>
<P>CNN refreshingly spotlighted a teen model with Down syndrome on the 28 October 2015 edition of <i>New Day</i>. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reported that 18-year-old Madeline Stuart's "modeling career is taking off. She walked the runway during Europe Fashion Week this fall, and won a contract to be the face of lipstick company Glossigirl — all of which her mom says is giving hope to others with disabilities." Down syndrome people definitely could use all the hope they can get, as the <A href="http://www.wsj.com/articles/down-syndrome-blood-test-sparks-abortion-de… majority</a> of babies with the genetic condition are aborted before they can draw their first birth.</p>

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