To demand, as People First do (Letters, 22 July), that he choose his own 'label' indicates a complete lack of understanding of his condition. How then can this group represent his interests? Their own 'direct experience of learning difficulty' seems to be limited.
To say that my brother has learning difficulties is a well- meaning but misplaced understatement of the truth. He is mentally handicapped and has a right to have this fact recognised, accepted and understood.
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