The Braille Monitor

Vol. 44, No. 3                                                                                           March 2001
Barbara Pierce, Editor

Published in inkprint, in Braille,
and on cassette by The National Federation of the Blind

Marc Maurer, President
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Contents


Vol. 44, No. 3                                                                                   March 2001

 

Frontispiece

Philadelphia Site of 2001 Convention

2001 NFB Convention Tours
          by Jim Antonacci

Truncated-Dome Threat Still Looming
          by Bryan Bashin

Black, Blind, and Successful The Story of a Fighter
          
by Ever Lee Hairston

He Overcomes Challenge, by Thousands of Feet
           by J. Michael Kennedy

War Declared in Minnesota
               by Joyce Scanlan

World Blind Union Fifth General Assembly
           by Marc Maurer

Employment Creation
           by Barbara Walker

Seeing That Justice Isn't Blind
            by Kevin Flowers

A Matter of Seconds
             by Stephen O. Benson

Why I Am a Federationist
              by Larry W. Hayes

Stuck in Rebellious Independence
              by Norman Gardner

Asking For Help and Taking Responsibility
              by Noel Nightingale

NEWSLINE® Still Growing
              by Peggy Chong

The Opportunity to Help
               by Ramona Walhof

Recipes

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