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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

Community report - Milena Kazanavicius - Halifax, NS

10/20/2021
Our Halifax, Nova Scotia Community Reporter, Milena Kazanavicius, tickles our taste buds with details about Halifax Burger Week. She also tells us about a big video release coming up for Nova Scotia-based artist, Christina Martin. From the October 20, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:00

Doug Ford comments

10/20/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian politics including Doug Ford's comments, Trudeau apologies and Minister of Defense. From the October 20, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:15:23

Connecting The Dots Conference

10/20/2021
April Assenza and Wayne Henshall from the CNIB share details about the 2021 Connecting The Dots Conference. From the October 20, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:46

The evolution of advocacy

10/20/2021
Philanthropy and Advocacy columnist Anu Pala tells us how advocacy in the disability rights movement has shifted and evolved over the years. From the October 20, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:42

Tinder Plus One app

10/20/2021
Tech expert Mike Agerbo from The App Show tells us more about Tinder’s new “Plus One." He chats about Microsoft's announcement that's it's shutting down the localized version of LinkedIn for China. And, he explains how tech analysts say that sales of this year’s iPhone 13 may actually lag behind initial estimates. From the October 20, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:37

Full Show - Episode 418

10/20/2021
NOW with Dave Brown, April Assenza and Wayne Henshall from the CNIB share details about the 2021 Connecting The Dots Conference. Philanthropy and Advocacy columnist Anu Pala tells us how advocacy in the disability rights movement has shifted and evolved over the years. Our Halifax, Nova Scotia Community Reporter, Milena Kazanavicius, tickles our taste buds with details about Halifax Burger Week. Tech expert Mike Agerbo from The App Show tells us more about Tinder’s new “Plus One." And,...

Duration:01:44:31

Community reporter - Dorothy Macnaughton - Sault Ste. Marie

10/19/2021
Dorothy Macnaughton gives details on Northern Ontario's largest holiday craft show coming to Sault Ste. Marie. From the October 19, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:31

Play Something on Netflix

10/19/2021
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes “Play Something,” a new Netflix feature now available on Android devices. From the October 19, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:37

Weekly News Quiz - October 19, 2021

10/19/2021
We have another edition of our weekly news quiz with contestants Karen Magee and Mark Phoenix. From the October 19, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:28

a11yTO Conference

10/19/2021
Joanne Pak tells us about her upcoming talk on accessible graphic novels at this week’s #a11yTO Conference. From the October 19, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:23

Systemic discrimination in Nova Scotia

10/19/2021
Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore shares a recap of the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal that ruled the province systemically discriminated against people with disabilities. From the October 19, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:06

Full Show - Episode 417

10/19/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Joanne Pak tells us about her upcoming talk on accessible graphic novels at this week’s #a11yTO Conference. Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore shares a recap of the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal that ruled the province systemically discriminated against people with disabilities. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes “Play Something,” a new Netflix feature now available on Android devices. Dorothy Macnaughton gives details on Northern Ontario's largest...

Duration:01:44:42

Missionaries kidnapped

10/18/2021
Michelle McQuigge of The Canadian Press shares a weekend news recap and discusses the 17 missionaries kidnapped in Haiti. From the October 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:54

Film review: Britney Vs Spears

10/18/2021
Film reviewer Kim Thistle shares her commentary on the Netflix doc “Britney Vs. Spears.” From the October 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:15

Inclusive playground in High River, AB

10/18/2021
In his western regional report, Jim Krysko tells us about an inclusive playground in High River, Alberta. He also describes the documentary “Blind Ambition: The Story of Wop May” which recently received a Jury Award at the Edmonton International Film Festival. From the October 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:27

Design and inclusion

10/18/2021
Do websites designed without inclusive practices present an increased risk for a person with a disability? Digital accessibility specialist Denis Boudreau shares his thoughts and continues our conversation on design and inclusion. From the October 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:21

Audio Described Cardinals Baseball debuted in 2021

10/18/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we chat about how the MindsEye was audio described over 60 home games for the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium this year. From the October 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:03:05

Unleashed Apple event

10/18/2021
Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV tells us about today's 'Unleashed' Apple event and shares his thoughts on what we can possibly expect. From the October 18, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:46

Full Show - Episode 416

10/18/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Michelle McQuigge of The Canadian Press shares a weekend news recap and discusses the 17 missionaries kidnapped in Haiti. Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV tells us about today's 'Unleashed' Apple event. Digital accessibility specialist Denis Boudreau chats about digital safety for people with disabilities. In his western regional report, Jim Krysko tells us about an inclusive playground in High River, Alberta. And, film reviewer Kim Thistle shares her commentary on...

Duration:01:44:32

AMI Research Panel

10/15/2021
Communications Specialist Greg David gives us the scoop on how to participate in the AMI Research Panel. He also explains why 98 per cent of 60,000 members of International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees voted to authorize a strike. From the October 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:47