>TV shows, media, etc only focus on people who are totally blind
>the average american thinks that someody who uses a cane is totally blind only
>overwhelming amount of public attention and knowlege about people who are totally blind only
>”Legally blind? visually impaired? whats that? lol u probably just need glasses lololol”
>285 million people worldwide who are Visually impaired, of these 246 million have low vision, and only 39 million are totally blind.
There is a discrepancy here.
i even once had an old cunt of a lady snap at me because she thought that the only people who were allowed to use canes were those who couldn’t see anything.