• Not Polite to Point: A Blind Perspective on the Accessible Web

    5 days ago - By Open Space

    If you were to follow a blind person through their daily life, you might be surprised by what surprises you. The novelty of how we cook, or clean, or make love - I think all of that would wear off quickly. The really shocking thing is how often we are inadvertently led astray by our entirely well-meaning sighted compatriots.
    Other humans often attempt to give us direction, being that they, as people with sight, have access to a whole class of information that we, navigating blind, do not. And yet many of the commands that people with eyesight consider to be solid and accurate are actually...
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