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RE: Alternative approach for Plain Language

From: White, Jason J <jjwhite@ets.org>
Date: Tue, 23 May 2017 19:20:47 +0000
To: Michael Gower <michael.gower@ca.ibm.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
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From: Michael Gower [mailto:michael.gower@ca.ibm.com]
Sent: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 2:35 PM

On today's call (in the extended time), I proposed a departure from the current approach to Plain Lanugage, which I was asked to draft. Here it is:

https://github.com/w3c/wcag21/issues/30#issuecomment-303492002

[Jason] I think you've identified a lacuna in WCAG 2.0. As I have major concerns about the feasibility of requiring the use of a controlled or restricted vocabulary, I think this proposal is a worthy alternative.




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