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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

Social Assistance Diet update

9/29/2022
In her Central regional report, Karen Magee shares an update on how it went for Ontario MPPs who went on a “social assistance diet” for two weeks. From the September 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:28

Amazon event recap

9/29/2022
Steven Scott from Double Tap shares a recap of this week’s Amazon hardware event. From the September 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:12:31

Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin

9/29/2022
Michael McNeely highlights filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin and her documentaries about education rights for Indigenous children. From the September 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:45

“False Convictions” by Justin Ling

9/29/2022
Dawn Dickinson previews Voices of The Walrus with an article by Justin Ling about why some Canadians are languishing behind bars for crimes they did not commit. She also shares an article by J.R. Patterson that looks at half a million dollars that went missing from a rural Manitoba municipality, and the community distrust that followed. From the September 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:45

National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

9/29/2022
Mike Omelus from APTN drops by the studio to discuss their commemorative gathering for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. From the September 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:32

Full Show - Episode 644

9/29/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Mike Omelus from APTN drops by the studio to discuss their commemorative gathering for National Day of Truth and Reconciliation.Dawn Dickinson previews Voices of The Walrus with an article by Justin Ling about why some Canadians are languishing behind bars for crimes they did not commit. Michael McNeely highlights filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin and her documentaries about education rights for Indigenous children. Steven Scott from Double Tap shares a recap of this...

Duration:01:44:20

Travel accessibility issues

9/28/2022
Jennie Bovard and Meagan Gillmore join Dave for a roundtable discussion on some of our positive and negative experiences with accessibility when travelling. From the September 28, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:17:29

Politics and climate change

9/28/2022
Arno Kopecky explores the influence of the Conservative Party’s new leader on climate change policy. From the September 28, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:16:00

Community reporter - Amy Amantea - Vancouver, BC

9/28/2022
Amy Amantea describes this year’s Vancouver Writers Festival! She also chats about improv workshops offered by Tightrope Theatre. And she shares details about blind curling available at Vancouver Curling Club. From the September 28, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:13:10

Wedding planning and preparation

9/28/2022
Shaini Saravanamuthu shares her experience with the process of wedding planning and preparation. From the September 28, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:12:49

‘Taco’ assistive kitchen tool

9/28/2022
Caitlin Kuzler describes ‘Taco,’ an adaptive kitchen knife developed by students at McMaster University. From the September 28, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:07:35

Full Show - Episode 643

9/28/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Caitlin Kuzler describes ‘Taco,’ an adaptive kitchen knife developed by students at McMaster University. Shaini Saravanamuthu shares her experience with the process of wedding planning and preparation. Shaini Saravanamuthu shares her experience with the process of wedding planning and preparation. Amy Amantea describes this year’s Vancouver Writers Festival! Arno Kopecky explores the influence of the Conservative Party’s new leader on climate change policy. And,...

Duration:01:44:33

Weekly news quiz - September 27, 2022

9/27/2022
We have another edition of the weekly news quiz with contestants Andy Frank, Karen Magee and Alex Smyth! From the September 27, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:08

See Me App

9/27/2022
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes a newly developed app to help bus drivers pick up passengers who are blind and partially sighted. And for his tech tip of the day, he explains how to use Siri to end a phone call. From the September 27, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:05

Community reporter - Elizabeth Mohler - Toronto, ON

9/27/2022
Community reporter Elizabeth Mohler describes the upcoming fundraising campaign “Because of Balance.” She also chats about the return of Nuit Balance to Toronto! From the September 27, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:34

DICARP’s report on disability and climate

9/27/2022
Lawrence Gunther reflects on DICARP’s report on the impact of climate change on people with disabilities. From the September 27, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:15:22

Full Show - Episode 642

9/27/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Lawrence Gunther reflects on DICARP’s report on the impact of climate change on people with disabilities. Community reporter Elizabeth Mohler describes the upcoming fundraising campaign “Because of Balance." Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes a newly developed app to help bus drivers pick up passengers who are blind and partially sighted. And, we have another edition of the weekly news quiz with contestants Andy Frank, Karen Magee and Alex Smyth! This is...

Duration:01:43:23

Apple AirPods Pro 2

9/26/2022
Marc Aflalo describes the new Apple AirPods Pro 2! From the September 26, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:13:23

Film review: “I Came By”

9/26/2022
Amy Amantea reviews the Netflix thriller “I Came By” starring George McKay. From the September 26, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:11

Meaningful Access Consulting

9/26/2022
Marco Pasqua tells you about his consulting firm, Meaningful Access. From the September 26, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:16:08