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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

Politics with Craig Oliver - June 16, 2021

6/16/2021
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analysis analyzes the latest news in Canadian and American politics including Green Party's Annamie Paul and the NATO and G7 Summit. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:19:02

TikTok and WeChat in the U.S.

6/16/2021
Mike Agerbo of the App Show discusses America’s decision to revoke the Trump-era ban on TikTok and WeChat. He also tells us how the RCMP broke privacy law by using Clearview, a controversial AI facial recognition software. And, he also describes how the Apple Wallet app will soon be able to work as a key for your car and home. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:09:42

Community report - Dorothy Macnaughton – Sault Ste. Marie, ON

6/16/2021
Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton shares a recap of the Canadian Accessible Election Town Hall. She also describes the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre and tells us how to report issues of barriers in the city. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:11:14

Telling Our Twisted Histories Podcast

6/16/2021
Podcast director Ossie Michelin describes “Telling Our Twisted Histories”, a new CBC Podcast that reclaims Indigenous history. From the June 16, 2021, episode.

Duration:00:13:03

Full Show - Episode 336

6/16/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, podcast director Ossie Michelin describes “Telling Our Twisted Histories”, a new CBC Podcast that reclaims Indigenous history. Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton shares a recap of the Canadian Accessible Election Town Hall. Mike Agerbo of the App Show discusses America’s decision to revoke the Trump-era ban on TikTok and WeChat. And, veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian and American politics including Green...

Duration:01:44:34

Weekly news quiz - June 15, 2021

6/15/2021
Host Dave Brown competes against contestants Karen Magee and Mark Phoenix in another edition of our Weekly News Quiz. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:53

New Apple Music features

6/15/2021
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes immersive Dolby Atmos spatial audio, a new feature coming to Apple Music’s subscription service. He also tells us about Honda Motor Company’s new firm Ashirase. And, he discusses the introduction of FaceTime calls for Android and Windows. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:58

Community report - Louise Levesque Burley - Moncton, NB

6/15/2021
Louise Levesque Burley tells us about Cookin’ without Lookin’, her new kitchen therapy series on YouTube! She also chats about the Moncton Zoo and describes a handy kitchen tool for measuring liquids. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:16

The Dot Watch

6/15/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we review the Dot Watch, the world’s first Braille smartwatch for people who are blind. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:03:35

London tragedy

6/15/2021
Fareed Khan, from Canadians United Against Hate, reflects on the London tragedy and discusses the practical steps for combatting Islamophobia. From the June 15, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:44

Full Show - Episode 335

6/15/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Fareed Khan from Canadians United Against Hate reflects on the London tragedy and discusses the practical steps for combatting Islamophobia. Community reporter Louise Levesque Burley tells us about Cookin’ without Lookin’, her new kitchen therapy series on YouTube! Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech describes immersive Dolby Atmos spatial audio, a new feature coming to Apple Music’s subscription service. And, host Dave Brown competes against contestants Karen Magee...

Duration:01:44:43

2021 Difference Maker of the Year award

6/14/2021
Jim Krysko tells us about this year’s recipient for the Rick Hansen Foundation’s Difference Maker of the Year award. From the June 14, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:12:08

2021 Apple Design Award Honors

6/14/2021
In our accessibility story roundup, we discuss Apple announcing the 2021 winners of the Apple Design Awards. There are twelve winners this year spanning six categories. Most notable from a disability point of view is two of the winning apps are accessibility-focused. From the June 14, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:16:00

Video calling experience report

6/14/2021
Marc Aflalo of Double Tap Canada chats about a recent report that ranked Canada third in the Americas when it comes to the best in video call conferencing. From the June 14, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:09:36

Mirvish production of "Blindness"

6/14/2021
Film reviewer Amy Amantea discusses the problematic issues surrounding the Mirvish Production of “Blindness.” From the June 14, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:35

Ask Dave Anything - June 14, 2021

6/14/2021
Host Dave Brown answers your questions in another edition of our monthly segment Ask Dave Anything. From the June 14, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:18:18

RCMP officer killed on duty

6/14/2021
Michelle McQuigge of the Canadian Press shares a recap of the weekend news and discusses the RCMP officer killed on duty in Saskatchewan. From the June 14, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:07:48

Full Show - Episode 334

6/14/2021
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, we have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We explore the intersection of politics and Islamophobia. We discuss what to do with students who struggled over the last year. And, we chat about dining out post-pandemic as restaurants begin to open up across the country. In the second hour of the show, entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film “Reminiscence” starring Hugh Jackman. And, we discuss the state of...

Duration:01:44:21

The state of celebrity culture

6/11/2021
We discuss the state of celebrity culture during the pandemic with Greg David, AMI’s Communications Specialist. He also reminds us special content available on AMI.ca. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:11:41

Film preview: Reminiscence

6/11/2021
Entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming film “Reminiscence” starring Hugh Jackman. From the June 11, 2021 episode.

Duration:00:13:41