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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

Contact:

1 800 567 6755


Episodes

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

Community report - Derek Lackey - Winnipeg, MB

12/1/2021
Derek Lackey will share some ways the CNIB is helping reach out to it’s members during the Holidays through its CNIB Manitoba Vision Mate Program. From the December 1, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:18

Omicron and politics

12/1/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian politics including an update on Omicron and we discuss the federal government introducing a new bill to ban conversion therapy. From the December 1, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:14:11

Huawei headaches for Bell & Telus

12/1/2021
Mike Agerbo from The App Show talks the latest tech news including how Huawei gear may cause from headaches for Bell & Telus. From the December 1, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:08:17

CNIB check-in

12/1/2021
We get the latest on programs and events at the CNIB when John Rafferty, President and CEO of the CNIB, stops by for a CNIB check-in. From the December 1, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:09

Full Show - Episode 448

12/1/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we get the latest on programs and events at the CNIB when John Rafferty, President and CEO of the CNIB, stops by for a CNIB Check-In. Our mental health columnist, Shane Baker, will discuss how to deal with one’s mental well being after a disaster. Winnipeg Community Reporter Derek Lackey will share some ways the CNIB is helping reach out to it’s members during the Holidays through its CNIB Manitoba Vision Mate Program. Mike Agerbo from The App Show talks the...

Duration:01:44:27

Weekly News Quiz - November 30, 2021

11/30/2021
Mike Ross will be testing Karen Magee, Mark Phoenix and Dave Brown with our Weekly News Quiz. From the November 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:15:13

Assistive tech for musicians

11/30/2021
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech will introduce you to some assistive tech for musicians who are blind or partially sighted, called BUZZ. From the November 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:51

Community report - Louise Levesque-Burley - Moncton, NB

11/30/2021
New Brunswick Community Reporter Louise Levesque-Burley will explain why she plans to do some shopping at the Fredericton Farmers Market. From the November 30, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:07:59