Happy New Year 2023

Happy New Year 2023

Happy New Year 2023 from DeafNation and No Barriers with Joel Barish. DeafNation Expo celebrates 20 years since 2003. See you all at the 2023 DeafNation Expo events. (captioned)More details about DeafNation Expo here.

360° View of Joel Barish’s World Travel

360° View of Joel Barish’s World Travel

Awesome 360° view of me with different Deaf people and nations.-Nizwa, Oman 🇴🇲-Dune 45, Namibia 🇳🇦-Himba Tribe, Namibia 🇳🇦-Deadvlei, Namibia 🇳🇦-Swakopmund, Namibia 🇳🇦-Kulen Waterfall, Cambodia 🇰🇭-Bayon Temple, Cambodia 🇰🇭-N/áankuse, Cambodia 🇰🇭-Mucawana Tribe, Namibia 🇳🇦-Cross Cape, Namibia 🇳🇦-Walvi

Total Access

Total Access

As part of my mission, I want to see our community make advancements and thrive in a world where technology is changing rapidly.Our deaf and hard of hearing community deserves to have the same telecommunications experience as our hearing counterparts. Sadly, we continue to experience LACK of equal a

Keoleboge Khumoetsile’s Testimonial

Keoleboge Khumoetsile’s Testimonial

Keoleboge Khumoetsile shares her priceless experience with Joel around Botswana. See what she has learned from Joel doing the film work, working with the Deaf tribe, business owners, animals, and much more. See how Joel impacts her life in her work. (captioned)

Thoughts on Sorenson and Interpreting

Thoughts on Sorenson and Interpreting

This is a raw video on my thoughts regarding the Sorenson situation, as well as a discussion on the bigger picture. Steps must be taken to make sure the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is not forgotten in moments of emergency and chaos. My heart goes out to the Sorensen team and all affected.

Ahmed Ajib’s Testimonial

Ahmed Ajib’s Testimonial

Ahmed Ajib shares his experiences with Joel in Iraq. He thought that Joel wouldn’t visit Iraq, but he was surprised that Joel challenged many assignments around the country. See how Joel gain his motivation in his Deaf education field and the Deaf Community in Iraq.

Donalda Ammons’ Testimonial

Donalda Ammons’ Testimonial

Donalda Ammons shares her experiences with Joel from college to Deaflympics. See what Joel always brings her many surprises and inspires her professional journey. (captioned)

Atiyah Asmal’s Testimonial

Atiyah Asmal’s Testimonial

Atiyah Asmal shares her experiences with Joel in South Africa and Eswatini. She learned how to build her self-confidence when Joel invited her to the USA to give the presentation. See how she did a tough assignment with Joel by going deep into the gold mine shaft. (captioned)

Arvind Bhatia’s Testimonial

Arvind Bhatia’s Testimonial

Arvind Bhatia shares his inspiring experiences with Joel in Jaisalmer, India. He owns a bookstore in the heart of the town. He was stunned that Joel found Deaf people in the remote village. He was inspired by Joel’s energy and boosted his local guide business. (captioned)

Jeff Bravin’s Testimonial

Jeff Bravin’s Testimonial

Jeff Bravin shares his experience with Joel by visiting different Deaf schools in other countries. Joel took him to local cuisines and hidden gems that tourists don’t usually go to. See how Jeff’s passions with his Deaf education in the USA and other parts of the world. (captioned)

Wahyu Cahyadi’s Testimonial

Wahyu Cahyadi’s Testimonial

Wahyu Cahyadi shares his inspiring experiences with Joel in Bali, Indonesia. People don’t realize that Bali is part of Indonesia. Joel shares his travel tips with Wahyu for his guide business. He was happy that Joel respected his island culture by wearing proper attire. (captioned)

Kang Chen’s Testimonial

Kang Chen’s Testimonial

Kang Chen shares his experiences with Joel around Taiwan. He was impressed that Joel found interesting Deaf stories around Taiwan that he never knew. In addition, he had fun being a guide and translating Taiwan Sign Language to American Sign Language and International Sign. See how Joel impacts his

Alvaro De Leon’s Testimonial

Alvaro De Leon’s Testimonial

Alvaro De Leon shares his experiences with Joel as a Deaf guide in Guatemala. Joel gives him many hidden gems around his country and meets many local Deaf people in the village, mountains, volcano, and much more. Joel believes in his dream of opening a local Deaf school. Joel surprised him a visit a

Sabína Dvulitová’s Testimonial

Sabína Dvulitová’s Testimonial

Sabína Dvulitová shares her inspiring experience when Joel believes in her ability as a Deaf guide in her home country, Slovakia. She had a chance to join Joel’s adventure again and appreciate her thoughts about travel. (captioned)

Anthony Mowl’s Testimonial

Anthony Mowl’s Testimonial

Anthony Mowl shares his experiences with DeafNation and travel to eastern Europe. See how it has impacted his journey doing his own business. (captioned)

Maged Nabawy’s Testimonial

Maged Nabawy’s Testimonial

Maged Nabawy operates Egypt Deaf Travel. He was challenged by guiding Joel around Egypt beyond his routine as a travel guide. Joel and Maged combined Deaf business and culture experience in one trip. (captioned)

Anne Raymond’s Testimonial

Anne Raymond’s Testimonial

Anne Raymond shares her experience with Joel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She also joined Joel on the second assignment in Sabah. She was so inspired by Joel doing the video production and motivated her plans for the Deaf Community in Malaysia. (captioned)

Vandica Sagovac’s Testimonial

Vandica Sagovac’s Testimonial

Vandica Sagovac shares her experience with Joel traveling around Croatia. Croatia has been a new country since 1991 as the former Yugoslavia. She is a professional travel guide and hosts Deaf artist events in her country. Joel has brought his experience to inspire Deaf Croatians to open up their bus

Rahi Shihab’s Testimonial

Rahi Shihab’s Testimonial

Rahi Shihab shares his experience as a Deaf guide in Bangladesh. Joel surprised him when he changed his travel to Bangladesh at the last minute. Rahi learns how to arrange the assignments at a fast pace with Joel. He is inspired to do his Deaf news in his own country after Joel leaves Bangladesh. (c

Yumi Sodeyama’s Testimonial

Yumi Sodeyama’s Testimonial

Yumi Sodeyama shares her highlights with Joel Barish in Japan. See how Joel’s encouragement and visions inspire her. Joel makes her dreams come true by meeting real sumo wrestlers, snow monkeys, and much more. (captioned)

Thanh Dang Tran’s Testimonial

Thanh Dang Tran’s Testimonial

Thanh Dang Tran shares his unique experience with Joel Barish as a Deaf guide in Vietnam. He has learned how to find Deaf people in remote places and was inspired to do his business and support the Deaf Community in Vietnam. (captioned)

Tiffany Williams’ Testimonial

Tiffany Williams’ Testimonial

Tiffany Williams shares her journey experience with Joel Barish on different projects with her professional careers. (captioned)

Calvin Young’s Testimonial

Calvin Young’s Testimonial

Calvin Young shares his experience with Joel Barish as a filmmaker traveling with Joel worldwide. It was his first experience going out of the world. See how he becomes a better filmmaker and host of the Seek of The World. (captioned)