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Braille Monitor

Vol. 62, No. 10                                   November 2019

Gary Wunder, Editor

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The National Federation of the Blind

Mark Riccobono, President

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Contents

Vol. 62, No. 10                                   November 2019

Illustration: Show-Me Meet the Blind Month (HTML)
Illustration: Show-Me Meet the Blind Month (MP3)

United States Supreme Court Denies Petition from Domino's Pizza (HTML)
United States Supreme Court Denies Petition from Domino’s Pizza (MP3)
by Chris Danielsen

Expanding Opportunities, Protecting Rights, and Ensuring Accessibility: A Report from the Advocacy and Policy Department (HTML)
Expanding Opportunities, Protecting Rights, and Ensuring Accessibility: A Report from the Advocacy and Policy Department (MP3)
by John Pare and Gabe Cazares

Eleven Years of BELL Academies: Gaining Skills, Enhancing Opportunities, and Building Relationships (HTML)
Eleven Years of BELL Academies: Gaining Skills, Enhancing Opportunities, and Building Relationships (MP3)
by Karen Anderson

Mujeres of the Federation (HTML)
Mujeres of the Federation (MP3)
by Mary Fernandez

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

Leadership, Partnership, and the Pursuit of Financial Accessibility (HTML)
Leadership, Partnership, and the Pursuit of Financial Accessibility (MP3)
by Doug Marshall

Exploring the Layers: A Blind Researcher, Mom, and Federationist Enhancing the Understanding of Disability (HTML)
Exploring the Layers: A Blind Researcher, Mom, and Federationist Enhancing the Understanding of Disability (MP3)
by Angela Frederick

Philosophy in Practice (HTML)
Philosophy in Practice (MP3)
by Angela Howard

A Dream Come True (HTML)
A Dream Come True (MP3)
by Leslie Hamric

The Status of the Orbit Reader (HTML)
The Status of the Orbit Reader (MP3)
by Curtis Chong

Keeping the Blind in Sheltered Workshops in the Afterlife (HTML)
Keeping the Blind in Sheltered Workshops in the Afterlife (MP3)
by Justin Salisbury

Meet the Sighted Month (HTML)
Meet the Sighted Month (MP3)

A Contest to Promote Literacy that is so Fun it Won't Seem Like Work (HTML)
A Contest to Promote Literacy that is so Fun it Won’t Seem Like Work (MP3)
by Sandy Halverson

The Continued Significance of the National Library Service for the Blind: Expanding Braille and Implementing the Marrakesh Treaty (HTML)
The Continued Significance of the National Library Service for the Blind: Expanding Braille and Implementing the Marrakesh Treaty (MP3)
by Karen Keninger

Electronic Braille Reimagined: The Revolution of the Canute 360 (HTML)
Electronic Braille Reimagined: The Revolution of the Canute 360 (MP3)
by Ed Rogers

Message from Buna Dahal Regarding 2020 Washington Seminar Reservations (HTML)
Message from Buna Dahal Regarding 2020 Washington Seminar Reservations (MP3)

Accelerating Accessible Content: Progress through the DAISY Consortium (HTML)
Accelerating Accessible Content: Progress through the DAISY Consortium (MP3)
by Richard Orme

The Future of Recipes (HTML)
The Future of 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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