BlindNewWorld

BlindNewWorld

@BlindNewWorld

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#BlindNewWorld is a #blind awareness campaign that aims to demystify #blindness and break down the barriers to inclusion. Change the way you see.

Joined on December 19, 2015
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Why do we need to #CripTheVote? Because “Democracy only works if everyone is able to participate and #vote. And to the extent people with #disabilities are excluded from the process, then we really have a failed system.” #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/30hZrTT7VR

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You have to hear @drb1019 on the piano! Paralympic Gold Medalist and @TeamUSA star David Brown doesn’t skip a beat on the track… or the keys. @paralympics @tokyo2020 https://t.co/zKbrQL6IHg

Is #TalentTuesday a thing? We're declaring it today in honor of @TeamUSA's @DRB1019 who is a #Paralympic gold medalist track star - and a skilled piano player. 🥇🎹 #BlindNewWorld [Video in RT: During an interview with David Brown, a piano is wheeled in and he begins to play.] https://t.co/LHfAAjwfBZ

Did you know it's National #BlindSports Week? Whether you're into #goalball, #BlindHockey, #BeepBall or any of the many sports in between, check out what @USABA has going on this week! 🏒⚾🥅 #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/LQExLH3Ayb

Whether you're Zooming for work or doing #ZoomHappyHour with friends, these new #accessibility features should make it easier for everyone to engage. #a11y #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/oHhXLJjEaL

More info about the line of #inclusive dolls from #KMartAustralia - and a shoutout for #BlindNewWorld - in this article from @TheMightySite. We love it! https://t.co/IMJ4ze6IMP

What's it like to run with a #GuideDog? Maricar Marquez, who is #deafblind due to #UsherSyndrome, says, "I guess the word I would use is free. I’m not depending on another person. I depend on people for so much - it’s nice to be on my own." #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/NaRSRi9gZm

Growing up with #aniridia, Carrie struggled with self-doubt. But now, motivated and confident, she's a force behind @LiveAccessible, a resource to help others in the #blind community thrive and succeed. Learn more in her #MyBlindStory post. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/sEzPAPuFPf

Get to know the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled - and why it's such an important resource for #blind and #VisuallyImpaired readers in the United States. 📚#BlindNewWorld https://t.co/tHDaDoU5N0

#WorkingFromHome? It could be the perfect time to #volunteer as a puppy raiser for a #GuideDog organization! Here's how @GuideDogsGDA is currently running their program. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/xksY2dEFFY

Based on this new patent, @Apple may be looking into making #braille-enabled bands for the Apple Watch. 👀 #a11y #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/yT2vNGtkdc

A recent survey by @VocalEyesAD reveals #blind and #VisuallyImpaired museum-goers are concerned about the #SocialDistancing required to reopen safely - but, in the meantime, are enjoying increased #accessibility through live-streamed events. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/OhtDcpDjFQ

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! These clever kids launched The Tactile Times, "a newspaper written by #braillists for braillists" that's available both in #braille hard copy and via a website #accessible to #ScreenReader users. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/jq5EIN5mEm

Going #BackToSchool at some colleges will be easier with the @SASsoftware Graphics Accelerator, which lets #blind and #VisuallyImpaired students access non-visual digital maps that use sound to signify distance, direction and orientation. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/m49HIQsF8k

These teachers going the extra mile to learn #BrailleMusic for one of their students is, well... music to our ears. 🎼 #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/SwoCb5jXQA

Community member @FatElvis04 pointed out that Roselle's human, Michael Hingson, wrote a book that he considered "well worth the read" - and you might, too. So here's another story about the dynamic duo of Salty and Roselle, plus info about the book. https://t.co/4Vtwo37YKB

Today, as we remember all the heroes of #September11, we also want to share the incredible story of Salty and Roselle - two #GuideDogs who helped their owners navigate safely out of the towers. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/54nl9sE4QL

Blockbuster movies are skipping theaters and going straight to streaming. But if #AudioDescription tracks aren't included, some #blind and #VisuallyImpaired fans could be left behind. #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/0EjVTXP635

Award-winning musician Joey Stuckey (@JStuckeyMusic) is #blind, and has beaten the odds many times over. In this #MyBlindStory post, he celebrates his passion for music and the feeling of being "gloriously alive." 🎸🎵 #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/Nn1vfBbY0a

#CVI is the most common cause of #VisualImpairment in kids. Today, @PerkinsVision launched CVINow, a website and community that empowers parents with knowledge and tools to help their children succeed. Learn more at https://t.co/3gW52Xyong. #CVIAwarenessMonth #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/aVe6u5Cxe3

Swimmer Anastasia Pagonis hopes to go for the gold in the #Tokyo2021 @Paralympics - with her golden #GuideDog Radar by her side. 🥇 #BlindNewWorld https://t.co/nGSR5AHtZK

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