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Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

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Canada

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Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

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@AMIaudio

Language:

English

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1 800 567 6755


Episodes

Freedom to Read Week

2/26/2021
Karen McKay from the Centre for Equitable Library Access tells us about this year’s Freedom to Read Week award winner, David Robertson. She also provides us with some featured titles from the CELA collection for World Thinking Day. From the February 26, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:42

Film review: Supernova

2/26/2021
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely reviews the dramatic film “Supernova” starring Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci. From the February 26, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:08

Proposed amendments in Ontario

2/26/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we talk about Ontario's proposed amendments to the election laws. From the February 26, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:01

The cost of civil disobedience

2/26/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we explore the cost of civil disobedience and talk about a Toronto BBQ restaurant that has been slapped with a hefty bill after they defied public health orders. From the February 26, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:15:57

Tuition-free PSW program

2/26/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we discuss Ontario’s efforts to help long-term care facilities through a tuition-free PSW program. From the February 26, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:57

Full Show - Episode 259

2/26/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We discuss Ontario’s efforts to help long-term care facilities through a tuition-free PSW program. We explore the cost of civil disobedience and talk about a Toronto BBQ restaurant that defied public health orders has been slapped with a hefty bill. And, we chat about Ontario's proposed amendments to the election laws. In the second hour of the show, entertainment critic Michael McNeely...

Duration:01:44:14

The Including All Citizens Program

2/25/2021
Sylvi Fekete discusses the recent graduates of the Including All-Citizens Program at the Kwantlen Polytechnic University. She also tells us how the UBC Okanagan using therapy dogs to help build social skills in children. From the February 25, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:00

Black history and disability

2/25/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we learn about some notable Black leaders with disabilities in history. From the February 25, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:01:59

Belkin's new 3-in-1 charger

2/25/2021
Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada describes his experience with Belkin’s new 3-in-1 Wireless Charger. From the February 25, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:57

Community report - Becki Zerr - Regina, SK

2/25/2021
Becki Zerr joins us to tell us about a new guide dog handler’s group in Regina, Saskatchewan. She also talks about how people with guide dogs are now able to access an exclusive dog park in the city. From the February 25, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:21

Clean power for Seville Water Plant

2/25/2021
Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about how the Seville Water Plant in Spain is working toward clean power using leftover oranges. She also explains why the remains of Sussex nun Cornelia Connelly are being relocated to Philadelphia to improve her chances of sainthood. From the February 25, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:30

Rohingya minority in Myanmar

2/25/2021
Human rights advocate Fareed Khan discusses the Myanmar protests and its effect on the Rohingya minority. From the February 25, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:55

Full Show - Episode 258

2/25/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, human rights advocate Fareed Khan discusses the Myanmar protests and its effect on the Rohingya minority. Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about a water plant in Spain that is working toward clean power using leftover oranges. Community reporter Becki Zerr tells us about a new guide dog handler’s group in Regina, Saskatchewan. Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada describes his experience with Belkin’s new 3-in-1 Wireless...

Duration:01:44:08

Black Canadian 365

2/24/2021
Rapper and motivational speaker Duane Gibson describes Black Canadian 365, his online initiative documenting Canadian Black History. From the February 24, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:14

Biden and Trudeau

2/24/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver discusses the U.S. President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's first official bilateral meeting. From the February 24, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:15:52

Facebook ends Australia news blackout

2/24/2021
Mike Agerbo of the App Show updates us on the latest news regarding Facebook's news blackout in Australia. He also tells us about how graphics card-maker Nvidia will reduce the efficiency of its latest card by 50%. From the February 24, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:00

Community report - Dorothy Macnaughton - Sault Ste Marie

2/24/2021
Dorothy Macnaughton tells us about the skiing opportunities available at the Hiawatha Highlands in Sault Sainte Marie. She also shares some details on the upcoming Northern Ontario and Rural GTT s3ession that focuses on the Amazon Firestick. From the February 24, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:52

Scent preservation kits

2/24/2021
Jessica Tuomela, a Paralympic triathlete from Victoria, BC tells us about a new scent preservation kit designed for animals to re-unite family members who have wandered off. From the February 24, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:42

Full Show - Episode 257

2/24/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we learn about a new scent preservation kit designed for animals to re-unite family members who have wandered off. Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton tells us about the skiing opportunities available at the Hiawatha Highlands in Sault Sainte Marie. Mike Agerbo of the App Show shares an update on Facebook's blackout with news in Australia. Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver discusses the latest news in Canada and American politics. And, rapper and...

Duration:01:44:07

Weekly News Quiz – February 23, 2021

2/23/2021
Contestants Karen Magee, Mark Phoenix and host Dave Brown compete against each other in this week’s new quiz! From the February 23, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:55