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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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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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Episodes

CELA Collection Surpasses 1 Million Books

9/24/2021
CELA Communications Manager, Karen McKay, joined us to talk about CELA's collection growing to 1 million books, the winner of the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize and the CELA Featured Books highlighting next week's National Day For Truth and Reconciliation.

Duration:00:11:35

Film Review - "My Beautiful Stutter"

9/24/2021
Our entertainment critic, Michael McNeely reviewed the documentary film "My Beautiful Stutter".

Duration:00:14:25

K-Pop Performance At U.N.

9/24/2021
We discussed this week's United Nations General Assembly appearance by Korean Pop group BTS, and whether or not pop culture belongs at high level diplomatic events.

Duration:00:07:08

National Day For Truth And Reconciliation

9/24/2021
We discussed how The National Day of Truth and Reconciliation will be marked next week and how this day can be honoured most meaningfully.

Duration:00:12:55

Federal Election Recap

9/24/2021
We looked back at the results of Monday’s vote with an federal election recap.

Duration:00:22:02

Full Show - Episode 402

9/24/2021
We looked back at the results of Monday’s vote with an federal election recap. We discussed what our expectations are from the first ever National Day For Truth And Reconciliation. And what happens when pop culture meets diplomacy? You get the K-Pop Performance At the U.N.

Duration:01:44:34

Sylvie Fekete, Pacific Regional Report

9/23/2021
Sylvie Fekete delivered her Pacific Regional Report telling us first about University of Victoria students who are campaigning for access to online learning and then about the Leash Of Hope program.

Duration:00:08:28

Shaun Preece, Double Tap Canada

9/23/2021
Shaun Preece spoke about the recent Microsoft Surface Event and what to expect from the new computer and folding phone.

Duration:00:11:43

Aaron Broverman, Personal Finance Contributor

9/23/2021
Aaron Broverman delivered his first Personal Finance column and spoke about the future of cryptocurrency.

Duration:00:10:43

The Guardian This Week Preview

9/23/2021
Producer Dawn Dickenson shared two stories that will be featured on this week's "The Guardian This Week" reading show. The first was about the impact that vaccine mandates are having on staff and staffing at England's care homes for the elderly. The second was about the Guardians of the Sea, a group looking to protect and grow the fish stocks off Cape Verde.

Duration:00:07:52

Meagan Gillmore, Accessibility Reporter

9/23/2021
Meagan shared the reaction of various leaders in the disability community to the results of Monday's Federal Election.

Duration:00:10:58

Full Show - Episode 401

9/23/2021
Our Accessibility Reporter Meagan Gillmore shared how various disability leaders are reacting to the federal election. Dawn Dickenson, producer of the Guardian This Week reading show previews a couple of articles from this week’s show, including how vaccine mandates are impacting care homes and their employees, and told us about a group of fishers trying to save fish stocks off Cape Verde. We debuted a new segment on personal finance today. Aaron Broverman is our Personal Finance Contributor...

Duration:01:44:40

Talking Politics

9/22/2021
Political analyst Craig Oliver shares his observations on the Federal Election Results.

Duration:00:19:12

Tech Talk

9/22/2021
Mike Agerbo, host of The App Show, discusses Amazon's banning of some Chinese gadget brands, Zoom upgrades and Alphabet's laser technology.

Duration:00:09:06

Community Report - Halifax

9/22/2021
Community reporter Milena Khazanavicius brings us some news and happenings from the Halifax region including the Kentville Pumpkin People Festival, Halifax E-Scooter consultations and the BiHi Common Roots Urban Farm.

Duration:00:11:37

Race And Retirement

9/22/2021
Can ones race influence the kind of retirement they live? Sheila Block, senior economist at the Canadian Centre for Policy has some thoughts.

Duration:00:11:22

Philanthropy And Advocacy

9/22/2021
There are so many companies and organizations in Canada that make big impacts on our lives through philanthropy and advocacy. We kick off a new segment on just that, with Anu Pala who has worked with numerous charities.

Duration:00:10:57

Full show - Episode 400

9/22/2021
We kicked off a new segment on philanthropy and advocacy, with Anu Pala who has worked with numerous charities. Can ones race influence the kind of retirement they live? Sheila Block, senior economist at the Canadian Centre for Policy has some thoughts. Community reporter Milena Khazanavicius brings us some news and happenings from the Halifax region including the Kentville Pumpkin People Festival Mike Agerbo, host of The App Show tells us about Amazon banning Chinese gadgets brands. And...

Duration:01:44:51

Tech Talk

9/22/2021
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech discussed the future of autonomous vehicles for people who are blind or visually impaired, the future of the white cane as robotic canes arrive on the scene and how Logitech G is making available a wireless gaming headset with braille.

Duration:00:15:20

Community Report - Sudbury Ontario

9/22/2021
Dorothy McNaughton told us about the new train station in Sudbury, the upcoming CCB Yard Sale and the next Get Together with Technology Zoom meeting .

Duration:00:08:46