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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

Language:

English

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1 800 567 6755


Episodes

Launch of Starlink satellites

12/6/2021
Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV shares his thoughts on the benefits that will come from the launch of Starlink satellites. From the December 6, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:03

Film review: Red Notice

12/6/2021
Film reviewer Amy Amantea reviews the Netflix film “Red Notice.” From the December 6, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:23

Residential school documents

12/6/2021
Michelle McQuigge from the Canadian Press discusses the government's plans to release residential school records. She also reflects on the 32nd anniversary of the École Polytechnique massacre. From the December 6, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:41

Nova Scotia government appeal

12/6/2021
In his Atlantic regional report, Ryan Delahanty delivers the latest on the news about the Nova Scotia government’s appeal of a disability discrimination case. He also shares a recap on a holiday breakfast event that took place for International Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the December 6, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:01

Municipal accessibility standards

12/6/2021
Accessibility specialist Thea Kurdi describes the role municipal accessibility standards play in built environments. From the December 6, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:57

Full show - Epsiode 451

12/6/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Michelle McQuigge from the Canadian Press discusses the government's plans to release residential school records. Accessibility specialist Thea Kurdi describes the role municipal accessibility standards play in built environments. Film reviewer Amy Amantea reviews the Netflix film “Red Notice.” Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV shares his thoughts on the benefits that will come from the launch of Starlink satellites. And in his Atlantic regional report, Ryan...

Duration:01:44:34

CELA Featured Books: Christmas Edition

12/3/2021
Karen McKay, Communications Manager for the Centre for Equitable Library Access will tell us about CELA’s Featured Books: Christmas Edition. From the December 3, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:24

U.N. International Day For Persons With Disabilities

12/3/2021
On this U.N. International Day For Persons With Disabilities, Dr. Adrian Chan joins us to tell us about the work he and his colleagues do at Carleton University’s Abilities Living Laboratory. From the December 3, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:22

Film review: Listen

12/3/2021
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely will be here for AMI At The Movies. Today, Michael reviews the film “Listen”. From the December 3, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:37

Lowering the voting age

12/3/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we will toss around the idea of lowering the voting age in Canada. How would that impact our voting system and our education system? From the December 3, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:09

Barbados and The Monarchy

12/3/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we deal with the news that Barbados has pulled itself out from the Commonwealth and thus, the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. What does this mean for Barbados & The Monarchy? From the December 3, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:00

COVID-19 border restrictions

12/3/2021
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we discuss how the arrival of another Covid-19 variant has more countries re-visiting the idea of Covid border restrictions and what that means for Canada and the world. From the December 3, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:16:57

Full Show - Episode 450

12/3/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown,we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta. We discuss how the arrival of another Covid-19 variant has more countries re-visiting the idea of Covid border restrictions and what that means for Canada and the world. Our second topic deals with the news that Barbados has pulled itself out from the Commonwealth and thus, the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. What does this mean for Barbados & The Monarchy? And in our final News Panel segment, we...

Duration:01:44:39

New accessible park

12/2/2021
Sylvi Fekete tells about a new accessible park in Coquitlam BC that is already winning awards. And she lets us know about the Neil Squire Society hosting a global event for UN Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the December 2, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:13

Instagram accessibility upgrades

12/2/2021
Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada explains some accessibility upgrades at Instagram. From the December 2, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:32

PEI potato restrictions

12/2/2021
We find out how border restrictions are impacting PEI potatoes, we are joined by Kendra Mills, marketing director of the PEI Potato Board. From the December 2, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:38

Northern Ireland economic issues

12/2/2021
Dawn Dickinson previews the Guardian This Week. We hear about some of the unique economic issues affecting Northern Ireland. And we chat about how the designer brand Gucci is reaping the benefit of Ridley Scott’s new movie that tells the story of the killing of the firm’s ex-boss. From the December 2, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:10:06

Community report - Becki Zerr - Regina, SK

12/2/2021
Community Reporter Becki Zerr will fill us in on the guide dogs with purpose gala. From the December 2, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:42

Full Show - Episode 449

12/2/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we find out how border restrictions are impacting PEI potatoes, we are joined by Kendra Mills, marketing director of the PEI Potato Board. Dawn Dickinson previews the Guardian This Week. We hear about some of the unique economic issues affecting Northern Ireland. Community Reporter Becki Zerr will fill us in on the guide dogs with purpose gala. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada explains some accessibility upgrades at Instagram. And, Sylvi Fekete tells us about a...

Duration:01:44:30

Mental well being after a disaster

12/1/2021
We’ve heard a lot about the impact the flooding and mudslides in B.C. have had on supply chains and travel. But what about our emotions and overall mental health? Our mental health columnist, Shane Baker, will discuss how to deal with one’s mental well being after a disaster. From the December 1, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:37