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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

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English

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1 800 567 6755


Episodes

Pulitzer prize winner

6/18/2021
Karen McKay from the Centre for Equitable Library Access tells us about the winner of this year’s Pulitzer Prize for fiction. She also talks about a new month-long program called Read Atlantic that was launched earlier this week to make more e-books available and accessible. From the June 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:54

Joe Buffalo documentary

6/18/2021
Entertainment Critic Michael McNeely discusses a documentary about Residential School Survivor and Pro Skateboarder Joe Buffalo. From the June 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:10

Equity of honours classes

6/18/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we talk about how the Vancouver School Board has cited a lack of equity as a reason to scrap honours classes in math and science. From the June 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:49

Vaccine favouritism

6/18/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we explore vaccine favouritism. Access to certain events in the United States is dependent on which vaccine you received. From the June 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:51

Quarantine hotels

6/18/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we discuss Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s one night stay at a Quarantine Hotel. From the June 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:47

Full Show - Episode 338

6/18/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We discuss Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s one night stay at a Quarantine Hotel. We explore vaccine favouritism. And, we talk about how the Vancouver School Board has cited a lack of equity as a reason to scrap honours classes in math and science. In the second hour of the show, entertainment Critic Michael McNeely discusses a documentary about Residential School Survivor and Pro...

Duration:03:28:40

CBC CAPE program

6/17/2021
Content development specialist Sylvi Fekete gives details on this year’s program for the CBC Abilicrew Placements for Excellence. From the June 17, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:41

SEE casting call

6/17/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we discuss the AppleTV+ show, SEE is casting in Canada To film in the Greater Toronto Area for a singer / actor who are blind or low vision and diverse. From the June 17, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:02:32

Microsoft support for Windows 10

6/17/2021
Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada chats about Microsoft’s decision to end support for Windows 10. From the June 17, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:06

Community report - Becki Zerr - Regina, SK

6/17/2021
Becki Zerr tells us about the CNIB walking group in Regina, Saskatchewan. And, she talks about her podcast, The Blind Reality. From the June 17, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:03

Capitalism and the property market

6/17/2021
Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about the impact of capitalism on the property market for younger generations. From the June 17, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:35

The end of Benjamin Netanyahu

6/17/2021
Dr. Mira Sucharov returns to discuss the end of the Benjamin Netanyahu era in Israel and what it might mean for Middle Eastern relations. From the June 17, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:03

Full Show - Episode 337

6/17/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Dr. Mira Sucharov returns to discuss the end of the Benjamin Netanyahu era in Israel and what it might mean for Middle Eastern relations. Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about the impact of capitalism on the property market for younger generations. Community reporter Becki Zerr tells us about the CNIB walking group in Regina, Saskatchewan. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada chats about Microsoft’s decision to end support...

Duration:01:44:36

Politics with Craig Oliver - June 16, 2021

6/16/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analysis analyzes the latest news in Canadian and American politics including Green Party's Annamie Paul and the NATO and G7 Summit. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:19:02

TikTok and WeChat in the U.S.

6/16/2021
Mike Agerbo of the App Show discusses America’s decision to revoke the Trump-era ban on TikTok and WeChat. He also tells us how the RCMP broke privacy law by using Clearview, a controversial AI facial recognition software. And, he also describes how the Apple Wallet app will soon be able to work as a key for your car and home. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:09:42

Community report - Dorothy Macnaughton – Sault Ste. Marie, ON

6/16/2021
Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton shares a recap of the Canadian Accessible Election Town Hall. She also describes the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre and tells us how to report issues of barriers in the city. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:11:14

Telling Our Twisted Histories Podcast

6/16/2021
Podcast director Ossie Michelin describes “Telling Our Twisted Histories”, a new CBC Podcast that reclaims Indigenous history. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:13:03

Full Show - Episode 336

6/16/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, podcast director Ossie Michelin describes “Telling Our Twisted Histories”, a new CBC Podcast that reclaims Indigenous history. Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton shares a recap of the Canadian Accessible Election Town Hall. Mike Agerbo of the App Show discusses America’s decision to revoke the Trump-era ban on TikTok and WeChat. And, veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian and American politics including Green...

Duration:01:44:34

Weekly news quiz - June 15, 2021

6/15/2021
Host Dave Brown competes against contestants Karen Magee and Mark Phoenix in another edition of our Weekly News Quiz. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:53

New Apple Music features

6/15/2021
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes immersive Dolby Atmos spatial audio, a new feature coming to Apple Music’s subscription service. He also tells us about Honda Motor Company’s new firm Ashirase. And, he discusses the introduction of FaceTime calls for Android and Windows. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:58