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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

Toronto Book Awards

12/2/2022
Karen McKay from the Centre of Equitable Library Access tells us about this year’s winner of the Toronto Book Award. She also chats about Michelle Obama’s new book “The Light We Carry.” And for CELA’s featured titles of the week, she highlights several books to celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:49

Film Review: “The Fabelmans”

12/2/2022
Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the new Spielberg movie “The Fabelmans.” From the December 2, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:11

Crime & Genealogy

12/2/2022
We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta and chat about the use of genetic evidence to solve cold cases. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:43

Protests in China

12/2/2022
We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta and share our thoughts on the COVID-19 lockdown protests in China. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:15:16

Competition in the Financial Sector

12/2/2022
We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta. Together, we discuss the economy and consider competition in the financial sector. From the December 2, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:15:51

Full Show - Episode 688

12/2/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge & Joeita Gupta. Today, we discuss competition in the financial sector, the COVID-19 lockdown protests in China and the use of genetic evidence to solve cold cases. In the second hour of the show, Michael McNeely shares his thoughts on the new Spielberg movie “The Fabelmans.” And Karen McKay from the Centre of Equitable Library Access tells us about this year’s winner of the Toronto Book Award. This is the...

Duration:01:42:43

Zero-waste Movement & Fine Dining

12/1/2022
The zero-waste movement is having a sustainable influence on fine dining. Dawn Dickinson tells you how in her preview of Maclean’s Magazine. She also shares another article about a new Leonard Cohen exhibit at the Art Gallery of Ontario called “Everybody Knows.” From the December 1, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:28

Full Show - Episode 687

12/1/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Dan Coulter, the Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility, returns to the show to share a special announcement for province of B.C. Steven Scott explores the issues around Aira's new retail plans for 2023. Dawn Dickinson previews Maclean’s Magazine with an article about the zero-waste movement’s sustainable influence on fine dining. Sylvi Fekete discusses the B.C. government’s decision to scrap plans to eliminate funding for children with Autism. And community...

Duration:01:44:18

Aira’s Retail Plans for 2023

12/1/2022
The visual interpreter service, Aira, is introducing their new retail plans for 2023. Steven Scott explores the issue behind the move and its effect on users. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:16:08

B.C. Accessibility Announcement

12/1/2022
Dan Coulter, the Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility, returns to the show to share a special announcement for province of B.C. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:07:24

New Accessible Pool in Prince George, B.C.

12/1/2022
The B.C. government has decided to scrap their plan to eliminate funding for children with Autism. Sylvi Fekete fills you in on the story. She also tells you about the town of Prince George’s new and accessible pool for people with disabilities. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:29

Community Report - Blaine Deutscher - Regina, SK

12/1/2022
Community reporter Blaine Deutscher tells you all about the 4th annual Bushwakker Staff Holiday Market in Regina, Saskatchewan! He also shares details about ‘Light the Lights,’ and outdoor celebration will take place Dec. 6 at Regina City Hall. From the December 1, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:07:58

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

11/30/2022
John Loeppky gives his thoughts on this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities. From the November 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:14:08

Community Report - Derek Lackey - Winnipeg, MB

11/30/2022
Community reporter Derek Lackey describes ‘Winter Wonderland’ and ‘Zoo Lights,’ two holiday light shows coming to Winnipeg, Manitoba! From the November 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:06:37

Mental Health Breaks

11/30/2022
Shane Baker discusses the importance of taking mental health breaks and opens up about his personal experience. From the November 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:25

ES Gaming's Game4Access

11/30/2022
Andrika De Lanerolle drops by to share some events you can attend for International Day of Persons with Disabilities including a streamathon for online accessible gaming and a workshop for adapting toys. From the November 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:12:48

Full Show - Episode 686

11/30/2022
John Loeppky gives his thoughts on this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Andrika De Lanerolle drops by to share some events you can take in to celebrate IDPD. Shane Baker discusses the importance of taking mental health breaks and opens up about his personal experience. And community reporter Derek Lackey describes two holiday light shows coming to Winnipeg, Manitoba! This is the November 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:01:44:49

Weekly News Quiz - November 29, 2022

11/29/2022
We have another edition of the weekly news quiz! This time with contestants: Ryan Delehanty, Karen Magee and Alex Smyth! From the November 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:43

AirPods Study

11/29/2022
A new study from iScience journal looks at the benefits of AirPods for people with moderate hearing loss. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech shares their findings. From the November 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:40

Community Report - Louise Levesque Burley - Moncton, NB

11/29/2022
Louise Levesque Burley tells you how you can Braille greeting cards for the holidays using chocolate! She also shares a tip on how to make gift wrapping easy. And she gives details about her very last Coast-to-coast Bistro Night! From the November 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:08:39