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8 Accessible Travel Options to Explore in 2021

By Belo Cipriani / 2021-06-23
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As vaccination rates increase and travel restrictions continue to ease, the pent-up demand for travel is clear, with TSA reporting record numbers of passengers since March 2020. With that in mind, The Disability Tribune wanted to bring your attention to some sensory and disability-friendly experiences striving to create accessible communities, so all travelers have the opportunity to break from the monotony of quarantine and enjoy a bucket list trip. Here are 8 accessible travel options

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AXSChat with Yuval Wagner & Michal Rimon from Access Israel

By AXSChat / 2021-06-22
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Summer 2021 Voyage Welcome

By Impossible Dream Catamaran / 2021-06-18
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#AXSChat with Neil Barnfather, one of Britain’s most accomplished entrepreneurs.

By AXSChat / 2021-06-11
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AXSChat with Heather Dowdy – Senior Program Manager, AI & Accessibility at Microsoft

By AXSChat / 2021-06-08
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Disability, Death & the Fight for Justice

By Alice Wong / 2021-06-08
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Disability, Death & the Fight for Justice Disability Justice in Canada amidst a time of pandemic  Megan Linton

 

Content notes: genocide, systemic ableism, medical aid in dying, eugenics, institutionalization, bodily autonomy, abuse, neglect, suffering

 

COVID-19 has brought with it devastating ableist violence– eugenicist triage protocols, mass death in residential institutions and the normalization of disabled death. In Canada, this ableist violence has only been complemented by legislative attacks on the right for

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Do Popular Federal Websites Pass Accessibility Tests?

By Belo Cipriani / 2021-06-03
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According to a new report recently released by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), 30% of the homepages of the most popular federal websites fail to follow modern web accessibility standards. And nearly half (48%) failed the test on at least one of their three most popular pages, leaving large accessibility gaps for users with disabilities.

Out of a list of the 72 most popular federal websites, only four sites earned perfect scores when

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AXSChat with Dr. LaMondre Pough CEO of Billion Strong

By AXSChat / 2021-05-31
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Guest Crew Tutorial

By Impossible Dream Catamaran / 2021-05-30
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AXSChat with Orla Pearson & Dan Dexter from AccessLoop

By AXSChat / 2021-05-25
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