Introducing The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Introduction Before giving a brief history of WCAG and describing its technical components at a very high, hopefully easy to follow level, I’m going to discuss what I believe is the most important thing people need to know about the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines–the reality that their development is inequitable and largely excludes people with…… Continue reading Introducing The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Our Next Episode is the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

On Saturday, June 17, we will be discussing the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines at 2:00 PM EDT. As always, the live version of the podcast will be on The American Council of the Blind’s ACB Media channel five. The prerecorded version along with the script and links to related resources will be posted here and…… Continue reading Our Next Episode is the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Disability Justice

Introduction It is impossible to discuss disability justice without referencing American politics and American history. People have very different views of many aspects of American politics. Most people don’t really know American history. So, it will be impossible to discuss disability justice in a meaningful way and not make some folks feel uncomfortable. I say…… Continue reading Disability Justice

Our Next Topic is Disability Justice

In building on our discussion of disability equity from the last episode, the next episode of the Demand Our Access podcast will focus on the related topic of disability justice. The disability justice episode will take place on Saturday, June 3 at 2:00 PM EDT. As always it will be on the American Council of…… Continue reading Our Next Topic is Disability Justice

Possible Zoom Meeting

I’m wondering if anyone would be interested in having a discussion about the podcast, website, and disability rights on Zoom? If there is interest, I will organize a Zoom meeting and send invitations to anyone who shows an interest. If you would like to participate, please contact me through the contact form and let me…… Continue reading Possible Zoom Meeting

Looking for Scenarios

On the live version of the podcast last Saturday, I was asking participants for their thoughts about Demand Our Access and how it can be improved. One person suggested I use scenarios to demonstrate how I would respond to different situations. I really like this idea. So, I’m looking for your help. If you have…… Continue reading Looking for Scenarios

effective communication Under Titles II and III of the ADA

Disclaimer The information presented in any of the Demand Our Access podcast episodes, on the Demand Our Access website, or otherwise shared in conjunction with or through association with the Demand Our Access project is expressly not individual legal advice. Applying the law depends on the circumstances and events that comprise every situation. Since legal…… Continue reading effective communication Under Titles II and III of the ADA