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Braille Monitor

Vol. 64, No. 6                 June 2021

Gary Wunder, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 64, No. 6                       June 2021

Illustration: Preparation and Practice to Break Records (HTML)
Illustration: Preparation and Practice to Break Records (MP3)

The 2021 Convention of the National Federation of the Blind on Track to be Bigger and Better than Ever (HTML)
The 2021 Convention of the National Federation of the Blind on Track to be Bigger and Better than Ever (MP3)
by John Berggren

National Federation of the Blind Proposed 2021 Convention Principles of Engagement (HTML)
National Federation of the Blind Proposed 2021 Convention Principles of Engagement (MP3)

Unlocking Secrets: A Message from the Host Affiliate (HTML)
Unlocking Secrets: A Message from the Host Affiliate (MP3)
by Sharon Maneki, Al Maneki, Dezman Jackson, and Scott White

Every Opinion Counts (HTML)
Every Opinion Counts(MP3)
by Gary Wunder

The Need for Consent When Participating in Orientation and Mobility and Other Structured Discovery Adventures (HTML)
The Need for Consent When Participating in Orientation and Mobility and Other Structured Discovery Adventures (MP3)
by Laura Millar

Microaggression and Syntax Overload (HTML)
Microaggression and Syntax Overload (MP3)
by Mary Ellen Gabias

Surviving Domestic Violence: I Found My Way Out (HTML)
Surviving Domestic Violence: I Found My Way Out (MP3)
by Cheryl Fields

Overlay Technology Does Not Kill Accessibility (HTML)
Overlay Technology Does Not Kill Accessibility (MP3)
by Michael Hingson and Curtis Chong

The Father Who Showed No Ignorance (HTML)
The Father Who Showed No Ignorance (MP3)
by Shawn Calloway

You Can Make a Difference (HTML)
You Can Make a Difference (MP3)

Inspiration, Aspiration, Advocacy, and Travel (HTML)
Inspiration, Aspiration, Advocacy, and Travel (MP3)
by Juliette Walker

Independence Market Corner (HTML)
Independence Market Corner (MP3)
by Terry Boone

A Bias View on Anti-Bias Training Programs (HTML)
A Bias View on Anti-Bias Training Programs (MP3)
by Maurice Peret

Super Mama: Cheering for My Blind Daughter (HTML)
Super Mama: Cheering for My Blind Daughter (MP3)
by LaShawna Fant

Fateful Intersectionality (HTML)
Fateful Intersectionality (MP3)
by Bill Borner

My Journey to Justice (HTML)
My Journey to Justice (MP3)
by Lisa Irving

Smart Cities Summit (HTML)
Smart Cities Summit (MP3)
by Karl Belanger

My Experience as a Leader and a Tip for Others (HTML)
My Experience as a Leader and a Tip for Others (MP3)
by Ruby Polk

Giving $20 Goes a Long Way--It Can Take You to New Orleans (HTML)
Giving $20 Goes a Long Way�It Can Take You to New Orleans (MP3)

When You Raise Them Right (HTML)
When You Raise Them Right (MP3)
by Peggy Chong

Recipes (HTML)
Recipes (MP3)

Monitor Miniatures (HTML)
Monitor Miniatures (MP3)

Complete Braille Monitor

Complete Braille Monitor (Zipped Word Version)

Complete Braille Monitor (Braille Version) Vol. 1 | Vol. 2

Complete Braille Monitor Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

Complete DAISY Audio File (Zipped MP3 Version)

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