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October 19, 2020 - In a landmark agreement, advocates for people who are blind have obtained WarnerMedia’s pledge to increase the accessibility of HBO Max—the much-...
2021 ACB Convention The ACB Board of Directors met on Tuesday, October 13 to discuss several important items. One such agenda item concerned the 2021 conference and convention...
At a time when our country is in a state of social distancing, your ACB family has opportunities for you to connect with others from the comfort of your home. Connecting to...
WASHINGTON (October 15, 2020) — On the 56th commemoration of White Cane Safety Day, the American Council of the Blind (ACB) applauds all those who have advocated for independence...
Yesterday, October 8th, 2020, we celebrated the 10th anniversary of the 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA). The CVAA, which was signed into law by...
For Immediate Release Contact: Clark Rachfal, crachfal@acb.org WASHINGTON (Oct. 7, 2020) — The American Council of the Blind celebrates on this day the advocates,...