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RE: The Difficulty of Talking About Accessibility for the *

From: <Jroeder@nib.org>
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 1998 11:22:35 -0400
Message-ID: <D0BC459CC54CD211BACA006097B71B0004135C@NIB-NT2>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Cc: kynn@idyllmtn.com
Some terms, such as "handicapped", have acquired a lot of emotional baggage.
Some people do not react to them at all and others react as Kynn Bartlett
described.  Here is a link on general etiquette for interacting with people
with disabilities that you might find useful.
http://www.calsilc.org/ETI.html

Joe Roeder
Access Technology Specialist
National Industries for the Blind
E-mail:  jroeder@nib.org
Voice:  (703) 578-6524
FAX: 	(703) 998-4217
Received on Thursday, 1 October 1998 11:14:18 GMT

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