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Braille Monitor

Vol. 59, No. 7                                       July 2016

Gary Wunder, Editor

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The National Federation of the Blind

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Contents

Vol. 59, No. 7                                      July 2016

Illustration: National Federation of the Blind Honors Award Winners with
New Exhibit in the Jacobus tenBroek Library
Listen Now (MP3)

New Ideas and Technology Make
Transportation More Accessible
Listen Now (MP3)
by Gary Wunder

A Matter of AttitudeListen Now (MP3)
by Glenn Moore

Under New Legislation, Proof of Child-Care
Abilities Shifts for Blind Parents
Listen Now (MP3)
by Leo Traub

TIME to Act on Real Employment for
People with Disabilities
Listen Now (MP3)
by Tom Ridge

Just Saying No to Reading BrailleListen Now (MP3)
by Sheri Wells Jensen

When New Laws Change Old Rights: What is Being
Lost in All the Media Hype?
Listen Now (MP3)
by Brian Buhrow

Running Out the Clock on Regulations ReleaseListen Now (MP3)
by Parnell Diggs

Throwing Away the Road MapListen Now (MP3)
by Sheila Koenig

Ask Miss WhozitListen Now (MP3)

Recipes Listen Now (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures Listen Now (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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