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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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English

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Episodes

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

No Last Call in Montreal

5/20/2022
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we consider the prospect of no ‘last call’ in Montreal. From the May 23, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:10:02

Buffalo Supermarket Shooting

5/20/2022
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we discuss how racism played a role in the violent supermarket shooting that took place in Buffalo last weekend. From the May 23, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:14:54

Inflation Impacts

5/20/2022
In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we shuffle through a few Canadian issues including the impact of inflation, airport delays, and Jason Kenney stepping down as the leader of Alberta’s United Conservative Party. From the May 23, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:16:28

Full Show - Episode 560

5/20/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge an Joeita Gupta. We shuffle through a few Canadian issues including the impact of inflation, airport delays, and Jason Kenney stepping down as the leader of Alberta’s United Conservative Party. We discuss how racism played a role in the violent supermarket shooting that took place in Buffalo last weekend. And we get set for the long weekend with a couple of fun topics. We consider the prospect of no ‘last...

Duration:01:44:11

Full Show - Episode 559

5/19/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown: Shauna Pilipchuk from the Alberta Disability Workers Association describes the staffing shortage for people with disabilities in the province. Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada shares details about new accessibility features coming to Apple devices. In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete discusses a new documentary about an inclusive housing project that was rejected in South Surrey, B.C. Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about...

Duration:01:33:28

Disability Worker Shortage in Alberta

5/19/2022
Shauna Pilipchuk from the Alberta Disability Workers Association describes the staffing shortage for people with disabilities in the province. From the May 19, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:33

Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo

5/19/2022
Community reporter Becki Zerr chats about some family fun activities offered by the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park and Zoo. She also describes ‘Poetry and a Pint,’ an upcoming event in Regina that features Saskatchewan’s poet laureate. From the May 19, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:12:06

Apple’s New Accessibility Features

5/19/2022
Steven Scott of Double Tap Canada shares details about new accessibility features coming to Apple devices and products. From the May 19, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:12:32

Car Crash Study on Women’s Injuries

5/19/2022
Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about a new study that finds women are almost twice as likely to be injured in a car crash. She also describes a unique story behind a painting by Nova Scotian artist Maud Lewis. From the May 19, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:08:41

Rejected Housing Project in South Surrey

5/19/2022
In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete discusses a new documentary about an inclusive housing project that was rejected in South Surrey, B.C. She also describes a Simon Fraser University student who developed a new interactive board game called “Cityscape.” From the May 19, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:13

Politics with Craig Oliver

5/19/2022
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian politics including: the Royals’ visit to Canada, the Ontario election, the Quebec language law, and the conservative leadership race. From the May 18, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:19:57

New Study on Email & Password Collection

5/19/2022
Mike Agerbo shares findings from a new study on password data collection. He also describes Netflix’s new updates to culture guidelines. And he discusses the shortage of rare metals and describes how ‘mining’ e-waste could feed consumer demand. From the May 18, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:07:31

“Camille: The Story”

5/19/2022
Writer Audrey-Anne Bouchard describes “Camille: The Story,” a new theatre production that offers a multi-sensory experience for audiences in Montreal. From the May 18, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:21

Full show - Episode 558

5/19/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown: writer Audrey-Anne Bouchard describes “Camille: The Story,” a new theatre production that offers a multi-sensory experience for audiences in Montreal. Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian politics. And Mike Agerbo shares findings from a new study on password data collection. This is the May 18, 2022, episode.

Duration:01:44:09

Weekly News Quiz - May 17, 2022

5/17/2022
Quizmaster Mike Ross challenges contestants Karen Magee, Mark Phoenix and Dave Brown in another edition of the weekly news quiz! From the May 17, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:33

Canada's First Chief Accessibility Officer

5/17/2022
Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore chats about Stephanie Cadieux, Canada’s new chief accessibility officer. From the May 17, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:16:51

Full show - Episode 557

5/17/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown: accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore chats about Stephanie Cadieux, Canada’s new chief accessibility officer. CNIB’s Angela Bonfanti shares details about this year’s accessible camping experiences at Lake Joe. Community reporter Louise Levesque-Burley describes this year’s New Brunswick Disability Awareness Week. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech discusses new accessibility features coming to Microsoft Windows 11. And we have another edition of the weekly news...

Duration:01:44:38

Accessibility Features on Windows 11

5/17/2022
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech discusses new accessibility features coming to Microsoft Windows 11. He also describes a new voice-activated digital assistant for Sonos devices. From the May 17, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:58