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Braille Monitor

Vol. 62, No. 9                                   October 2019

Gary Wunder, Editor

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Mark Riccobono, President

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Contents

Vol. 62, No. 9                                   October 2019

Illustration: Bells Ringing throughout the Nation (HTML)
Illustration: Bells Ringing throughout the Nation(MP3)

Accessibility and Accountability: Drive-by Lawsuits Leave Pothole-size Problems (HTML)
Accessibility and Accountability: Drive-byLawsuits Leave Pothole-size Problems (MP3)
by Chris Danielsen

Bringing the Synergy of the Blindness Movement into Concentrated Programs: Blindness Initiatives at the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute (HTML)
Bringing the Synergy of the Blindness Movement into Concentrated Programs: Blindness Initiatives at the National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute (MP3)
by Anil Lewis

Global Leadership, Responsibility, and Technology: Accessibility as a Core Value at Microsoft (HTML)
Global Leadership, Responsibility, and Technology: Accessibility as a Core Value at Microsoft (MP3)
by Brad Smith

Cambiandos Vidas en la Frontera de Tejas(HTML)
Cambiandos Vidas en la Frontera de Tejas(MP3)
by Norma Crosby, Daniel Martinez, Hilda Hernandez, and Raul Gallegos

Leave a Legacy (HTML)
Leave a Legacy (MP3)

The Driverless Revolution: Setting a New Standard for Transportation and Technology (HTML)
The Driverless Revolution: Setting a New Standard for Transportation and Technology (MP3)
by Kyle Vogt

Autonomous Vehicles: Establishing Strong Policy for America’s Transportation Future (HTML)
Autonomous Vehicles: Establishing Strong Policy for America’s Transportation Future (MP3)
by Dave Schwietert

Led by the Blind: Bringing Authenticity to Services for the Blind and Making Them Relevant to the Lives We Want to Live (HTML)
Led by the Blind: Bringing Authenticity to Services for the Blind and Making Them Relevant to the Lives We Want to Live (MP3)
by Bryan Bashin

Competing on Terms of Equality and Blending in: Government Service with Federation Style (HTML)
Competing on Terms of Equality and Blending in: Government Service with Federation Style (MP3)
by Kristen Cox

World’s Number One Card Game for the Win (HTML)
World’s Number One Card Game for the Win (MP3)
by Stephanie Cascone

Meagan’s Guide to Stylish Farewells: On Coming to Terms with Vision Loss (HTML)
Meagan’s Guide to Stylish Farewells: On Coming to Terms with Vision Loss (MP3)
by Meagan Houle

The Right of Blind People to Serve on Juries Comes to the Court (HTML)
The Right of Blind People to Serve on Juries Comes to the Court (MP3)

Exhibitors’ Showcase Review (HTML)
Exhibitors’ Showcase Review (MP3)
by Jessica McLeod and Mark Jones

Recipes (HTML)
Recipes (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures (HTML)
Monitor Miniatures (MP3)

         Complete Braille Monitor

         Complete Braille Monitor (Zipped Word Version)

         Complete Braille Monitor Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

         Complete DAISY Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

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