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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

Description:

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

Twitter:

@AMIaudio

Language:

English

Contact:

1 800 567 6755


Episodes

Text4Hope program

3/8/2021
Jim Krysko chats about Text4Hope, a new program that aims to reduce stress and anxiety during COVID. He also tells us about a new project that aims to address accessibility concerns along the longest recreational trail system in the world. From the March 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:51

Feminism and women of colour

3/8/2021
Author Koa Beck discusses issues of white feminism and its impact on women of colour. She also describes her new book “White Feminism: From the Suffragettes to Influencers and Who they Leave Behind.” From the March 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:55

Double Tap town halls

3/8/2021
Marc Aflalo and Steven Scott of Double Tap TV tell us about their upcoming town hall sessions. From the March 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:44

Film review: Palmer

3/8/2021
Film reviewer Amy Amantea shares her commentary on the new Apple TV+ movie "Palmer" starring Justin Timberlake. From the March 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:32

Digital accessibility during COVID-19

3/8/2021
Denis Boudreau is a Digital Accessibility Specialist, we discuss the lack of digital accessibility during the pandemic. From the March 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:56

Change to the Divorce Act

3/8/2021
Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press shares an update on the changes to the Divorce Act which aims to better protect children in custody disputes. From the March 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:54

Full Show - Episode 265

3/8/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press shares an update on changes to the Divorce Act. Denis Boudreau discusses the lack of digital accessibility during the pandemic. Film reviewer Amy Amantea shares her commentary on the new Apple TV+ movie "Palmer" starring Justin Timberlake. Marc Aflalo and Steven Scott of Double Tap TV tell us about their upcoming town hall sessions. Author Koa Beck describes her new book “White Feminism: From the Suffragettes to...

Duration:01:44:41

Newly cancelled network shows

3/5/2021
AMI Communications Specialist Greg David shares a list of recently cancelled network shows, you may or may not miss. He also tells us about the return of Our Community series. And, he gives us the lowdown on new additions to the Disney+ lineup. From the March 5, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:48

Film preview: Godzilla Vs. Kong

3/5/2021
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film Godzilla vs. Kong. From the March 5, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:46

Piracy in the digital age

3/5/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we explore what it means to prevent piracy in an increasing digital age, as the parent compacy of the Super Channel is trying to stop retailers from selling “Android Boxes” in Alberta. From the March 5, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:02

Air Canada flight refunds

3/5/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we analyze the bailout negotiations between the federal government and Air Canada, who is promising to refund passengers whose flights were cancelled during the pandemic. From the March 5, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:16

Toronto van attack verdict

3/5/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we talk about Alek Minassian’s verdict for the Toronto van attack and discuss autism as a legal defence. From the March 5, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:21

Full Show - Episode 264

3/5/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We talk about Alek Minassian’s verdict for the Toronto van attack and discuss autism as a legal defence. We analyze the bailout negotiations between the federal government and Air Canada, who is promising to refund passengers whose flights were cancelled during the pandemic. And, we explore what it means to prevent piracy in an increasing digital age. In the second hour of the show,...

Duration:01:44:03

Community Living Dundas County

3/4/2021
Karen Magee shares her central regional report with a story on a series of engaging "quarantivities” offered by Community Living Dundas County. She also tells us about Austin Anderson, a Bolsover youth who recently won a virtual Special Olympics event for soccer. From the March 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:46

Disability day of mourning

3/4/2021
In our accessibility story round up, host Dave Brown discusses Disability Day of Mourning, an annual day of remembrance for victims of filicide. From the March 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:01:26

The Right to Repair

3/4/2021
Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada informs us about “Right To Repair,” the European Union’s new law for reducing electronic waste. From the March 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:47

Loblaws partners with Loop

3/4/2021
Food & drink columnist Jennie Bovard chats about Loblaws’ new partnership with Loop to introduce reusable packaging for groceries. From the March 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:52

New analysis on coral reefs

3/4/2021
Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about a secret blacklist for UK’s Pontin Park that has prevented people with Irish surnames from booking. She also describes a new analysis on coral reefs that shows the risk of extinction of some species may not be as high as previously thought. From the March 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:07:26

GoodMaps Explore app

3/4/2021
Mike May of GoodMaps tells us about GoodMaps Explore, an accessible app for people who are blind to navigate the indoors and outdoors safely and efficiently. From the March 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:38

Full Show - Episode 263

3/4/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we learn about GoodMaps Explore, an accessible app to navigate the indoors and outdoors safely and efficiently. Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about a secret blacklist for UK’s Pontin Park. Food & drink columnist Jennie Bovard tells us all about a Canadian supermarket chain that will be introducing reusable packaging for groceries. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada informs us about “Right To Repair,” the European Union’s new law...

Duration:01:44:07