Gordon Anthony: Here's one tiny thing you can do on Twitter to make life better for visually impaired people
CommonSpace contributor Gordon Anthony says technology has come a long way in enabling visually impaired people to be active on social media - but there is one thing that needs us all to play our part
BEING blind isn’t a whole lot of fun. You get used to not being able to do things which other people take for granted and you do need to rely on others far more than you would like. Frustration is a common emotion, but many visually impaired people (aka VIPs) feel this so intensely that they develop feelings of isolation and helplessness.