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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.

Location:

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

In-shoe navigation system

8/4/2021
John Biehler from Get Connected tells us about an in-shoe navigation system that allows visually impaired people to use their feet to navigate, rather than cell phones or other visual aids. From the August 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:08

Film review: Blue Miracle

8/4/2021
Film reviewer Amy Amantea will review the film “Blue Miracle” starring Dennis Quaid. From the August 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:28

Disability support programs shortcomings

8/4/2021
Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore tells us about some provincial disability support programs shortcomings when people travel out of province. From the August 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:01

Full Show - Episode 367

8/4/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore tells us about some provincial disability support programs shortcomings when people travel out of province. Film reviewer Amy Amantea will review the film “Blue Miracle” starring Dennis Quaid. Amy Amantea will stick around for a second segment as she will deliver her Vancouver community report, including a story about music camps happening at Camp Bowen. John Biehler from Get Connected tells us about an in-shoe navigation...

Duration:01:44:40

Election speculation

8/4/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian politics and discusses election speculations, Derek Sloan and the 60th anniversary of the NDP. From the August 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:15:56

Camp Bowen music camps

8/4/2021
Amy Amantea will stick around for a second segment as she will deliver her Vancouver community report, including a story about music camps happening at Camp Bowen. From the August 4, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:04

Weekly News Quiz - August 3, 2021

8/3/2021
Dave Brown will faceoff against Karen Magee and AMI TV’s Director of Programming, Brian Perdue, in our Weekly News Quiz! From the August 3, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:12:26

Managing your clothes

8/3/2021
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech tells us about a label system that helps people manage their clothes. And, he tells us about a study that found that a wearable computer vision device may help reduce collisions and other accidents in the blind and visually impaired. From the August 3, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:11:17

Hybrid Toronto Triathlon

8/3/2021
Toronto-based community reporter Elizabeth Mohler shares some personal experiences including her participation in the 2021 Hybrid Toronto Triathlon. From the August 3, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:12:25

Will Edmonton prioritize bringing back accessibility?

8/3/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we discuss how the pandemic has shown people with disabilities continue to be overlooked by governments, slipping between the cracks despite being disproportionately impacted, both economically and socially, by the aftermath of the virus. From the August 3, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:11:21

Declining bird biodiversity

8/3/2021
Our environmental expert Lawrence Gunter addresses the declining biodiversity of bird species in Canada and the United States. From the August 3, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:10:04

Full Show - Episode 366

8/3/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, our environmental expert Lawrence Gunter addresses the declining biodiversity of bird species in Canada and the United States. Toronto-based community reporter Elizabeth Mohler shares some personal experiences including her participation in the 2021 Hybrid Toronto Triathlon. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech tells us about a label system that helps people manage their clothes. And, Dave Brown will faceoff against Karen Magee and AMI TV’s Director of Programming,...

Duration:01:44:43

Standards for female Olympic athletes

7/30/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we discuss the shifting standards for female Olympic athletes. From the July 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:18:25

Independent schools and funding

7/30/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we chat about three independent schools in Ontario that are suing the province over a lack of pandemic related funding. From the July 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:27

Stat holidays in Canada

7/30/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we discuss whether stat holidays in Canada need to be more standardized. From the July 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:41

Film review: Limbo

7/30/2021
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely shares his review on the comedy film “Limbo”. From the July 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:35

2021 World Fantasy Awards Finalist

7/30/2021
Karen McKay from the Centre for Equitable Library Access tells us about this year’s finalists for the 2021 World Fantasy Awards. From the July 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:41

Full Show - Episode 365

7/30/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We discuss the shifting standards for female Olympic athletes. We also chat about three independent schools in Ontario that are suing the province over a lack of pandemic related funding. And, as part of the country heads into a long weekend, we discuss whether stat holidays in Canada need to be more standardized. In the second hour of the show, entertainment critic Michael McNeely shares...

Duration:01:46:02

Human sweat and electric energy

7/29/2021
Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada describes a new device that harvests sweat from your fingertips to generate power. From the July 29, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:49

Medication and pregnancy

7/29/2021
Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about an Alabama woman who is facing felony charges for filling a doctor’s prescription while pregnant. She also tells us how an elite team of four canine ‘super-detectors’ and their Yazidi handlers are leading a groundbreaking sniff-search for the homemade explosive devices that litter regions of Iraq. From the July 29, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:05