ACB Voices

Welcome to the ACB Voices Blog, a collection of stories and news from the American Council of the Blind. The following pages provide a glimpse into the lives of Americans who are blind and visually impaired, as well as offer helpful guidance and resources for fostering community growth and advocacy.

Recent Posts

Introducing Member on the Mic

By Katie Frederick Editor’s Note: ACB’s Board of Publications introduces a new segment on our Voices blog. We’re calling it “Member on the mic.” As with many projects within The American Council of the Blind, we are grateful to so many individuals helping us bring this idea to reality! Thank you Anthony Corona for proposing

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The Job I Never Applied For

By Tyson Ernst If you pay any attention to the news, you will inevitably hear unemployment is at a 50-year low. I have, as a result of feeling left out of the traditional employment market, decided to become an entrepreneur as a professional job applicant. Over the last year, I have created 20 candidate profiles,

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Advocacy Is in the Air

By Anthony Corona and Gabriel Lopez Kafati We think it is safe to agree that this past summer was the season of air-travel madness. From cancellations to delays, from staff shortages to fuel-price spikes — and, of course, there was the dreaded lost luggage! — it was a summer of air travel and civil rights

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