Interviews and Presentations
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President George H.W. Bush on Lex, at the River Center Gala, Houston, March 5, 2005 (video/wmv)


Video Biography of Lex, March 5, 2005 (video/wmv)


CNNFlipside interview, 2004 (video/wmv)


CSPAN Washington Journal interview clip, 2004 (video/wmv)


Lex Frieden hosts "Focus on Abilities." -- a series of televised interviews with disability leaders featuring Justin Dart, Jr, Judy Heumann and others -- This part of the series [eight episodes, 1999] was produced for the worldwide web by Baylor College of Medicine and webcast by the Research Channel (



Interviews and Transcripts
print media

U.S. Disability Rights Leader Awarded Honorary Doctorate from Ireland, International News and Views, Disability World, Issue no. 24, June-August, 2004

CNNfn Show: The Flipside - 11:00 am Eastern Standard Time, January 13, 2004 (Transcript)


Perspectives on the Status of People with Disabilities Internationally, June 30, 2003

Lex Frieden Calls for Action on Disability Issues, (John Williams' Column) National Organization on Disability, March 7, 2003

CSPAN 2 Broadcast of Newsmakers Presentation at the National Press Club, March 5, 2003 (Transcript)


Interview with Lex Frieden, Newly Elected President of Rehabilitation International By Kathy Martinez, International News and Views, Disability World, Issue no. 4, August-September, 2000

"Independent Living Models." In: Rehabilitation Literature, Special Article, July-August, 1980, Vol 41, No. 7-8, pp. 169-173. A-289. By Lex Frieden. Internet publication URL:

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