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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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Episodes

Canada's Great Lakes Crossing

5/26/2022
In her Central regional report, Karen Magee describes Canada's Great Lakes Crossing, a paddle boarding event to raise awareness for mental health. She also tells us about a new course at the University of Toronto is teaching ASL and Deaf culture. From the May 26, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:10:00

Tips for New Laptop Purchases

5/26/2022
Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV shares tips and recommendations for investing in a new laptop. From the May 26, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:06

Wellness Benefits of Going Outdoors

5/26/2022
Mental health advocate Shane Baker discusses the wellness benefits of spending time outdoors. From the May 26, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:12:05

The Death of George Floyd

5/26/2022
Fareed Khan from Canadians United Against Hate reflects on the past two years since the death of George Floyd. From the May 26, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:13:37

Full show - Episode 563

5/26/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown: Fareed Khan from Canadians United Against Hate reflects on the past two years since the death of George Floyd. In her Central regional report, Karen Magee describes Canada's Great Lakes Crossing, a paddle boarding event to raise awareness for mental health. Mental health advocate Shane Baker discusses the wellness benefits of spending time outdoors. And Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV shares tips and recommendations for investing in a new laptop. This is the May...

Duration:01:44:12

Full show - Episode 562

5/25/2022
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian and American politics. Mike Agerbo of the App Show explains why Canada is banning Huawei from 5G Networks. Community reporter Guy Carriere in Sudbury, Ontario shares details about this year’s Northern Lights Festival Boréal. Film reviewer Amy Amantea gives her commentary on the action thriller “The Contractor.” And lifestyle columnist Shaini Saravanamuthu gives packing tips for travelling abroad in a segment we...

Duration:01:43:09

Film review: "The Contractor"

5/25/2022
Film reviewer Amy Amantea gives her commentary on the action thriller “The Contractor.” From the May 25, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:10

Canada bans Huawei from 5G Networks

5/25/2022
Mike Agerbo of the App Show explains why Canada is banning Huawei from 5G Networks. He also describes a lawsuit against Apple by a couple in Texas who allege their 12-year-old son experienced hearing damage when using AirPods Pro headphones. And Mike discusses Airbnb’s decision to shut down its domestic rentals in China. From the May 25, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:02

Community report - Guy Carriere - Sudbury, ON -

5/25/2022
Northern Lights Festival Boréal Community reporter Guy Carriere in Sudbury, Ontario shares details about this year’s Northern Lights Festival Boréal! He also shares a fishing season update and describes the pros and cons of cooking food with his new smoker. From the May 25, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:07:37

What’s in Shaini’s Suitcase?

5/25/2022
Lifestyle columnist Shaini Saravanamuthu gives packing tips for travelling abroad in a segment called: “what’s in Shaini’s suitcase?” From the May 25, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:10:26

Politics with Craig Oliver – May 25, 2022

5/25/2022
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian and American politics including the Texas school shooting, the Russia-Ukraine war, Bill 96 in Quebec, the Ontario election, and the Conservative leadership race. From the May 25, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:21:30

Voice Control Spelling Mode

5/24/2022
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech chats about Apple’s new accessibility features including a voice control spelling mode. He also describes a new screen reader that Sony is adding to their A7R IV camera. From the May 24, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:09:31

Weekly News Quiz

5/24/2022
Quizmaster Mike Ross challenges Karen Magee, Mark Phoenix, and Dave Brown to another edition of the weekly news quiz. From the May 24, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:16:21

Canadian Congress on Disability Inclusion

5/24/2022
Alexis Jonathan Conrad is from the department of Employment and Social Development with the Government of Canada. He describes their first annual Canadian Congress on Disability Inclusion happening later this week. From the May 24, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:07:59

Summer Science Circus

5/24/2022
Community reporter J.R. Bjornson shares details about the upcoming Summer Science Circus in Edmonton. And he describes new lawn bowling activities offered by Alberta Sports and Recreation Association for the Blind. From the May 24, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:08:13

Accessibility on Public Transit

5/24/2022
Accessibility specialist Thea Kurdi describes what it takes to make transit fully accessible to passengers with disabilities. From the May 24, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:21:08

Ancient Fire Prevention Practices

5/24/2022
Environmental contributor Lawrence Gunther explains how ancient fire practices are beneficial to preventing the risk of wildfires. From the May 24, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:07:07

Full show - Episode 561

5/24/2022
Alexis Jonathan Conrad from the Government of Canada chats about their first annual Canadian Congress on Disability Inclusion. Accessibility specialist Thea Kurdi describes what it takes to make transit fully accessible to passengers with disabilities. Environmental contributor Lawrence Gunther explains how ancient fire practices are beneficial to preventing the risk of wildfires. Community reporter J.R. Bjornson shares details about the upcoming Summer Science Circus in Edmonton. Nelson...

Duration:01:44:24

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize Winner

5/20/2022
Karen McKay from the Centre of Equitable Library Access describes this year’s winner of the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for political writing. She also chats about the 2022 Forest of Reading and shares recommended titles for Jewish heritage month. From the May 23, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:10:13

Classic Film Review: “The Godfather”

5/20/2022
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely shares a classic film review of the 1972 film “The Godfather.” From the May 23, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:28