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Braille Monitor

Vol. 65, No. 5                 May 2022

Gary Wunder, Editor

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Contents

Vol. 65, No. 5                      May 2022

Illustration: Welcome to Truth or Consequences (HTML)
Illustration: Welcome to Truth or Consequences (MP3)

New Orleans: Site of 2022 Convention (HTML)
New Orleans: Site of 2022 Convention (MP3)
by John Berggren

Welcoming Participants to the 2022 Jacobus tenBroek Law Symposium (HTML)
Welcoming Participants to the 2022 Jacobus tenBroek Law Symposium (MP3)
by Mark Riccobono

Dan Parker and the National Federation of the Blind Make History (HTML)
Dan Parker and the National Federation of the Blind Make History (MP3)

Chapter Chatter: Listen, Speak, Repeat (HTML)
Chapter Chatter: Listen, Speak, Repeat (MP3)
by Christine Faltz Grassman

True Vision (HTML)
True Vision (MP3)
by Richard Ensign

The Quest for a COVID-19 Test (HTML)
The Quest for a COVID-19 Test (MP3)
by Valerie Yingling

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

Resolution and Concerted Action: Colorado Business Enterprise Program in Disarray (HTML)
Resolution and Concerted Action: Colorado Business Enterprise Program in Disarray (MP3)
by Kevan Worley

Light in Darkness: My Journey through Depression (HTML)
Light in Darkness: My Journey through Depression (MP3)
by Rachel Grider

A Part of the Blind Community Assists—Bringing Technology to Help in a Time of Crisis (HTML)
A Part of the Blind Community Assists—Bringing Technology to Help in a Time of Crisis (MP3)

Commenting Without Committing: A Reminder that Members Are Part of "They" (HTML)
Commenting Without Committing: A Reminder that Members Are Part of “They” (MP3)
by Gary Wunder and Danielle McCann

Announcing the 2022 NAGDU National Convention Sponsorship (HTML)
Announcing the 2022 NAGDU National Convention Sponsorship (MP3)
by Stacie Gallegos

What do I Really Want from a Self-driving Car: Reflections on the Less Dramatic and Life-Changing Impact of Control (HTML)
What do I Really Want from a Self-driving Car: Reflections on the Less Dramatic and Life-Changing Impact of Control (MP3)
by Gary Wunder

Power Up—Double Your Dollars in the Give $20 Gift Matching Campaign with HumanWare (HTML)
Power Up—Double Your Dollars in the Give $20 Gift Matching Campaign with HumanWare (MP3)

Resolution Reminders (HTML)
Resolution Reminders (MP3)
by Sharon Maneki

The Russian Translator from Montan (HTML)
The Russian Translator from Montan (MP3)
by Peggy Chong

Van Hollen, Hyde-Smith, Peters, Portman Make Bipartisan Push for Independent Investigation into USPS Delivery of Free Materials for the Blind & Physically Handicapped (HTML)
Van Hollen, Hyde-Smith, Peters, Portman Make Bipartisan Push for Independent Investigation into USPS Delivery of Free Materials for the Blind & Physically Handicapped (MP3)

Our Beloved Charlie Brown (HTML)
Our Beloved Charlie Brown (MP3)

Modeling a Positive Philosophy on Blindness Today for the Teachers of Tomorrow (HTML)
Modeling a Positive Philosophy on Blindness Today for the Teachers of Tomorrow (MP3)
by Karen Anderson

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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