The Deaf and Hard of Hearing community face significant discrimination when it comes to employment. According to the National Deaf Center, ‘53.3% of deaf people ages 25-64 were employed compared to 75.8% of hearing people.’ ‘Employment rates have not increased for deaf Americans from 2008 to 2017.’ ‘Deaf people are underrepresented in key job growth sectors such as health care.’ ‘61.1% of deaf men are employed compared to 50.5% of women.’ ‘59% of deaf Whites are employed compared to 44.8% of deaf African Americans and 43.6% of Native Americans.’ https://www.nationaldeafcenter.org/ne…