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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

Workers over 50 needed for labour shortage

8/11/2022
The head of a U.K. retail store says that workers over the age of 50 should return to work to help tackle the labour shortage. Dawn Dickinson fills you in on the story during her preview of The Guardian This Week. She also explains the cost-of-living crisis affecting people in Britain. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:16:36

Operation Freedom Paws Canada

8/11/2022
In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete tells you about Operation Freedom Paws Canada and their services for people with disabilities on Vancouver Island. She also describes an upcoming described performance by VocalEye at Bard on the Beach. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:43

Community report - Becki Zerr - Regina, SK

8/11/2022
Community reporter Becki Zerr in Regina shares her inclusive shopping experience at Silver Icing’s online clothing store. She also shares details about an upcoming community event in Regina hosted by the Harvest City church. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:16

Full Show - Episode 610

8/11/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week and discusses the cost-of-living crisis and worker shortage in the U.K.. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada recaps the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event. In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete describes Operation Freedom Paws Canada. And, community reporter Becki Zerr in Regina shares her inclusive experience at with online shopping. This is the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:01:44:14

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked recap

8/11/2022
Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada recaps the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event, including the company’s latest smartphones. From the August 11, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:41

Movie review: "The Sea Beast"

8/10/2022
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the Netflix animated film “The Sea Beast.” From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:28

Smart webcam detects signs of hunger

8/10/2022
A parent has developed a smart webcam that can detect when their infant is showing signs of hunger. Mike Agerbo of the App Show fills you in on the story. From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:12

Adjusting habits and routines for life changes

8/10/2022
Mental health advocate Shane Baker shares advice on how to adjust your habits and routines for big life changes. From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:19

Removing excess CO2 using rail cars

8/10/2022
Eric Bachman from CO2Rail describes a new technology for rail cars to remove excess carbon dioxide from the air. From the August 10, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:47

Full Show - Episode 609

8/10/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Eric Bachman from CO2Rail describes a new technology for rail cars to remove excess carbon dioxide from the air. Mike Agerbo of the App Show tells use about a parent that has developed a smart webcam that can detect when their infant is showing signs of hunger. Mental health advocate Shane Baker shares advice on how to adjust your habits and routines for big life changes. And entertainment critic Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the Netflix animated film...

Duration:01:44:03

Microsoft Edge accessibility feature

8/9/2022
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech discusses Microsoft Edge’s new accessibility feature. He also chats about England’s South Western Railway company that has begun trials for a new sight loss assistance app. From the August 9, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:17

Community reporter - Louise Levesque-Burley - Moncton, NB

8/9/2022
Louise Levesque-Burley in Moncton, New Brunswick looks ahead to Acadian Day. She also shares her experience at the TM Liquidation Store. From the August 9, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:24

Full Show - Episode 608

8/9/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore describes a new affordable and accessible housing unit in Whitehorse, Yukon. Community reporter Louise Levesque-Burley in Moncton, New Brunswick looks ahead to Acadian Day. She also shares her experience at the TM Liquidation Store. Fareed Khan from Canadians United Against Hate shares an update on the human rights abuses in Myanmar affecting the Rohingya minority. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech discusses Microsoft Edge’s...

Duration:01:44:12

Accessible housing in Whitehorse

8/9/2022
Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore describes a new affordable and accessible housing unit in Whitehorse, Yukon. From the August 9, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:33

Weekly news quiz - August 9, 2022

8/9/2022
Guest quizmaster Corinne Van Dusen puts Dave Brown, Karen Magee, and Mark Phoenix to the test with the weekly news quiz! From the August 9, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:12:51

Rohingya human rights

8/9/2022
Fareed Khan from Canadians United Against Hate shares an update on the human rights abuses in Myanmar affecting the Rohingya minority. From the August 9, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:47

Handgun import ban

8/8/2022
Michelle McQuigge of The Canadian Press discusses the latest news making headlines in the country including a temporary handgun import ban. From the August 8, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:24

High-speed internet in Canada

8/8/2022
Canada’s largest telecom companies are in a race to provide the highest speed internet possible in the country. Marc Aflalo of Double Tap TV fills you in on the details. From the August 8, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:49

New inclusive playgrounds in Calgary

8/8/2022
In his Western regional report, Jim Krysko describes a series of new inclusive playgrounds available in Calgary. From the August 8, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:56

Team building activities

8/8/2022
Workplace accessibility specialist Kelly Bron Johnson explains how employers can make team building activities inclusive and accessible to staff members. From the August 8, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:07