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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.

Twitter:

@AMIaudio

Language:

English

Contact:

1 800 567 6755


Episodes

The state of celebrity culture

6/11/2021
We discuss the state of celebrity culture during the pandemic with Greg David, AMI’s Communications Specialist. He also reminds us special content available on AMI.ca. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:41

Film preview: Reminiscence

6/11/2021
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film “Reminiscence” starring Hugh Jackman. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:41

Restaurants post-pandemic

6/11/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we chat about dining out post-pandemic as restaurants begin to open up across the country. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:48

Return to school

6/11/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we discuss what plans for a return to school and chat about what to do with students who struggled over the last year. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:47

Politics and Islamophobia

6/11/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we explore the intersection of politics and Islamophobia. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:16:35

Full Show - Episode 333

6/11/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We explore the intersection of politics and Islamophobia. We discuss what to do with students who struggled over the last year. And, we chat about dining out post-pandemic as restaurants begin to open up across the country. In the second hour of the show, entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film “Reminiscence” starring Hugh Jackman. And, we discuss the state of...

Duration:01:44:47

Spinal tethering surgery

6/11/2021
Karen Magee describes the story of a young girl who had a ground breaking surgery for spinal tethering. She also tells us about a GoFundMe page to help a North Bay family make their home accessible for their son. From the June 10, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:25

The Paralympics new video game

6/11/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we discuss "Pegasus Dream Tour," the first-ever Paralympic video game. From the June 10, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:02:14

Apple WWDC recap

6/11/2021
Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada shares a recap of Apple’s 2021 Worldwide Developers Conference. From the June 10, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:36

Community report - Shaini Saravanamuthu - Montreal, QC

6/11/2021
Shaini Saravanamuthu discusses the availability of second doses for the COVID-19 vaccine in Montreal. She also shares a reminder of the upcoming virtual Cycle For Sight fundraiser which takes place on June 19th. From the June 10, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:49

Unwell Women by Elinor Cleghorn

6/10/2021
Producer Dawn Dickinson previews the Guardian This Week and chats about “Unwell Women,” a new book by Elinor Cleghorn about how medicine has failed women over time. She also tells us about how police in Europe, Australia and the U.S. struck a huge blow to organized crime, resulting in hundreds of arrests. From the June 10, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:06:59

Canadian Accessibility Network

6/10/2021
Tony Labillois tells us about Statistics Canada’s new partnership with the Canadian Accessibility Network, led by Carleton University. From the June 10, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:10

Full Show - Episode 332

6/10/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Tony Labillois tells us about Statistics Canada’s new partnership with the Canadian Accessibility Network, led by Carleton University. Producer Dawn Dickinson previews the Guardian This Week and chats about “Unwell Women,” a new book by Elinor Cleghorn about how medicine has failed women over time. Community reporter Shaini Saravanamuthu discusses the availability of second doses for the COVID-19 vaccine in Montreal. Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada shares a...

Duration:01:44:12

Anti-Islamic violence

6/9/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver discusses the latest news in Canadian politics including Anti-Islamic Violence, the Canada-U.S. border, and the Delta variant. From the June 9, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:21

Apple updates AirTags

6/9/2021
Mike Agerbo of the App Show chats about Apple’s recent software update to AirTags following stalking concerns. From the June 9, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:28

Community report - Amy Amantea - Vancouver, BC

6/9/2021
Amy Amantea describes “Murals Without Walls,” a creative workshop for artists with disabilities. She also tells us about VocalEye's virtual programming and CNIB's event on career and employment. From the June 9, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:20

Accessible Canada Act update

6/9/2021
Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore shares an update about the new roles the government is looking to fill to enforce the Accessible Canada Act. From the June 9, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:16:13

Season 4 of "Employable Me"

6/9/2021
Clover Thursday tells us about her experiences as a job seeker on Season 4 of AMI-tv’s “Employable Me.” From the June 9, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:07

Full Show - Episode 331

6/9/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Clover Thursday tells us about her experiences as a job seeker on Season 4 of AMI-tv’s “Employable Me.” Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore shares an update about the new roles the government is looking to fill to enforce the Accessible Canada Act. Community reporter Amy Amantea describes “Murals Without Walls,” a creative workshop for artists with disabilities. Mike Agerbo of the App Show chats about Apple’s recent software update to AirTags following...

Duration:01:44:40

Weekly news quiz - June 8, 2021

6/8/2021
Host Dave Brown competes against contestants Karen Magee and Mark Phoenix in another edition of our Weekly News Quiz. This time starring guest quizmaster, Corinne Van Dusen. From the June 8, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:16