National Federation of the Blind Braille Monitor-logo

National Federation of the Blind Braille Monitor

Podcasts >

The leading publication of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), this magazine is published eleven times a year and covers blindness-related events, activities, and issues.

The leading publication of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), this magazine is published eleven times a year and covers blindness-related events, activities, and issues.
More Information

Location:

Baltimore , MD

Genres:

Podcasts

Description:

The leading publication of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), this magazine is published eleven times a year and covers blindness-related events, activities, and issues.

Twitter:

@NFB_voice

Language:

English

Contact:

410-659-9314


Episodes

Braille Monitor - June 2019

6/7/2019
More
Braille Monitor - June 2019 Vol. 62, No. 6, June 2019 Illustration: Paws for Celebration Correction Let Us Play Us: Starting Down the Road to Equality on Stage and Screen by Julie McGinnity How Do You Get Around? There’s No One Strategy to Get There by Sheri Wells-Jensen How People Who Get It Done Get It Done by Gary Wunder The Changing Landscape of Accessible Voting at the Polls by Lou Ann Blake Regarding the Colorado Center for the Blind and My Experience by Luc Gandarias Leave a Legacy...

Duration:02:23:00

Braille Monitor - May 2019

5/3/2019
More
Braille Monitor - May 2019 Vol. 62, No. 5, May 2019 Illustration: Extending Accessibility in Financial Options for the Blind An Outside Expression of an Inner Conviction by Kathryn Webster Celebrating 100 Years of Success by Julie Deden Freedom Foundation Honors Twin Vision® Kindness is Greater than Fear: Changing Access Denials by Finding the Roots of Conflict by Sassy Outwater-Wright Big Opportunities in a Small Town: Thinking Outside the Box by Dennis Miller Leave a Legacy Facts About...

Duration:02:08:35

Braille Monitor - April 2019

4/11/2019
More
Braille Monitor - April 2019 Vol. 62, No. 4, April 2019 Illustration: All Work and No Play Is Not What We’re About Membership in the National Federation of the Blind: Equality, Opportunity, and Security through Collective Action by Mark Riccobono My Journey to Becoming a Member by Jeannie Massay Trying to Make a Difference by Barbara Pierce From Member to Memorable: Rachel Olivero’s Legacy of Love by Mark Riccobono Membership is a Beach: The Water is Nice, but the Sand is Good Too by...

Duration:02:26:05

Braille Monitor - March 2019

3/19/2019
More
Braille Monitor - March 2019 Vol. 62, No. 3, March 2019 Illustration: World Braille Day: The World Acknowledges the Value of Literacy for the Blind The 2019 Washington Seminar by Gary Wunder Legislative Agenda of Blind Americans: Priorities for the 116th Congress, First Session Access Technology Affordability Act Greater Accessibility and Independence through Nonvisual Access Technology Disability Employment Act We Will Not be Shut Down by Mark Riccobono How the Marrakesh Treaty Came to be...

Duration:02:24:21

Braille Monitor - February 2019

3/19/2019
More
Braille Monitor - February 2019 Vol. 62, No. 2, February 2019 Illustration: NFBEQ Making a Difference for Young People A Message from Our President by Mark Riccobono Fifty Years After tenBroek: The Right to Live in the World Today and Tomorrow by Stacy Dubnow Three Out-Castes of American Society by Professor Jacobus tenBroek On Expectations: Average vs. Amazing by Lisa Ferris Dear Teachers, Please Assume Competence When You Work with My Child by Crystal Kostick Speaking Over Me Won’t Stop...

Duration:02:48:14

Braille Monitor - January 2019

1/7/2019
More
Braille Monitor - January 2019 Vol. 62, No. 1, January 2019 Illustration: A Choir Serenades the National Federation of the Blind American Nightmare: How Workers with Disabilities are Denied Economic Prosperity by Mark A. Riccobono Shaping Automotive Innovation for the Future: An Alliance with the Blind of America by Mitch Bainwol Inaccessible Medical Devices Have Life or Death Consequences by Anil Lewis Leave a Legacy Busting Myths about Disability and Personal Finance by Kane Brolin Las...

Duration:02:05:38

Braille Monitor - December 2018

12/5/2018
More
Show Notes Coming Soon!

Duration:02:40:06

Braille Monitor - November 2018

11/2/2018
More
Merilee Talkington: https://nfb.org/images/nfb/audio/2018_convention_highlights/july_8/am/06_authentcally_blind_on_stage_and_screen.mp3 You Help Make Dreams Come True: nfb.org/donate2018 Set up a Facebook fundraiser JP Williams: https://nfb.org/images/nfb/audio/2018_convention_highlights/july_8/am/05_playing_your_hand.mp3 Cardtronics: www.nfb.org/legal Southwest Airlines Works Towards Inclusion: https://theblindhistorylady.com...

Duration:02:34:03

Braille Monitor - October 2018

10/2/2018
More
Bequest: www.nfb.org/planned-giving www.nfb.org/make-gift New accessibility resources: accessibilityswitchboard.org Washington Seminar: https://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/washington/wassm/hoteldetail?qAdlt=1&qBrs=6c.hi.ex.rs.ic.cp.in.sb.cw.cv.ul.vn.ki.va.sp.nd.ct&qChld=0&qFRA=1&qGRM=0&qGrpCd=NB8&qIta=99801505&qPSt=0&qRRSrt=rt&qRef=df&qRms=1&qRpn=1&qRpp=20&qSHp=1&qSmP=3&qSrt=sBR&qWch=0&srb_u=1&icdv=99801505&setPMCookies=true Ride to Vote: Vote.org

Duration:02:46:10

Braille Monitor - August September 2018

9/12/2018
More
Roundup GreenDrop: www.gogreendrop.com host affiliate remarks: https://nfb.org/images/nfb/audio/2018_convention_highlights/july_6/am/01_welcoming_ceremonies.mp3. remarks from Jose Rivera of the WBU: https://nfb.org/images/nfb/audio/2018_convention_highlights/july_7/am/02_common_bonds_of_blindness_around_the_world.mp3 Remarks by Darren Soto: https://nfb.org/images/nfb/audio/2018_convention_highlights/july_7/pm/02_raising_expextations_for_the_nation.mp3 remarks from Nicky Gacos:...

Duration:08:27:52

Braille Monitor - July 2018

8/13/2018
More
Bequest: http://www.nfb.org/planned-giving www.nfb.org/make-gift www.nfb.org/planned-giving Tech Tools and Learning Modalities Level the Learning Field for Students with Impairments: http://www.learningally.org/Educators/Educator-Blog/PostId/907/tech-tools-and-learning-modalities-level-the-learning-field-for-students-with-vision-impairments in brief section order new titles in UEB today: http://www.seedlings.org/browse.php?cat=12.%20 http://www.seedlings.org/order.php Actiview:...

Duration:02:19:52

Braille Monitor - May 2018

5/3/2018
More
Report on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Tutoria: http://access2science.com/indexAccessibility.html Leave a Legacy: www.nfb.org/make-gift www.nfb.org/planned-giving www.nfb.org/make-gift Driving Blind on the Information Superhighway: www.google.com www.bing.com www.nfb.org www.wikipedia.org www.nfbnewslineonline.org www.youtube.com www.youdescribe.org www.target.com www.expedia.com www.twitter.com www.facebook.com www.wikipedia.org www.google.com www.nfb.org...

Duration:02:43:06

Braille Monitor - April 2018

4/9/2018
More
NFB Philosophy: What it Is: https://nfb.org/literature-philosophy NFB EQ: www.blindscience.org Open Letter to Chapters: https://nfb.org/Images/nfb/Publications/bm/bm85/bm8502/bm850203.htm NOPBC 2018 Conference: http://nopbc.org/2018nopbc https://nfb.org/convention Minimum Wage Exemption for People with Disabilities Eliminated: http://labor.alaska.gov/news/2018/news18-04.pdf Leave a Legacy: www.nfb.org/planned-giving www.nfb.org/make-gift NFB Mentorship Program:...

Duration:03:39:18

Braille Monitor - March 2018

2/28/2018
More
Here are the show notes and links for the March 2018 edition of the Braille Monitor. Washington Seminar: www.nfb.org/washington-seminar Mentor application: www.nfb.org/mentorapplication Bolotin Award: www.nfb.org/bolotin/ Rideshare monitoring program: www.nfb.org/rideshare PAC plan: https://nfb.org/images/nfb/documents/pdf/pac-form-fillout-accessible.pdf Aira: http://go.aira.io/nfb AIM HIGH: www.nfb.org/aim_high Access Technology Affordability Act: www.nfb.org Leave a legacy:...

Duration:02:42:41

Braille Monitor - February 2018

2/9/2018
More
Browsers: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/ https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/organizations/all/ https://www.google.com/chrome/browser/desktop/index.html leave a legacy: www.nfb.org/planned-giving www.nfb.org/make-gift The Library Leadership Forum: https://archive.org/details/NationalFederationoftheBlind www.nfb.org/theblindcat http://openlibraries.online/accessibility/ Disney Research Creates Tactile Fireworks Display:...

Duration:02:18:17

Braille Monitor - January 2018

1/4/2018
More
Gary Wunder, Editor These show notes contain links found in the January 2018 issue of the Braille Monitor. Ending Accreditation without Authenticity https://www.facebook.com/AERBVI/ Why Accreditation Failed Agencies https://nfb.org/Images/nfb/Publications/bm/bm98/bm980603.htm

Duration:03:03:28

Braille Monitor - December 2017

12/4/2017
More
Gary Wunder, Editor

Duration:03:09:07

Braille Monitor - November 2017

10/31/2017
More
Gary Wunder, Editor

Duration:03:20:12

Braille Monitor - October 2017

10/9/2017
More
Gary Wunder, Editor

Duration:03:35:23