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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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1 800 567 6755


Episodes

White Cane bursary

6/30/2022
In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete describes year’s winner of the White Cane bursary by the White Cane Club. She also shares a story about the ‘Cripple Punk’ movement. From the June 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:07:08

Full Show - Episode 587

6/30/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, disability advocate Michelle Steiner chats about her experience travelling with a learning disability. In her Pacific regional report, Sylvi Fekete fills you on this year’s winner of the White Cane bursary by the White Cane Club. Personal finance columnist Aaron Broverman continues his discussion on the impact of inflation on Canadians. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada shares his review of Envision’s smart glasses. And food and drink columnist Jennie Bovard...

Duration:01:44:23

Disability and travel

6/30/2022
Taking a breaking from reality isn’t as easy it seems for disability advocate Michelle Steiner. She shares her perspective on vacationing with a learning disability and describes what she does to make travelling work for her. From the June 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:19

Envision Glasses

6/30/2022
Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada shares his review of Envision’s smart glasses. He also describes another pair of smart glasses by ARx Vision. From the June 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:13:40

Iconic Canadian food

6/30/2022
Would you rather eat Montreal smoked meat or a lobster roll? What about a California roll or ginger beef? Food and drink columnist Jennie Bovard shares her thoughts on the iconic Canadian foods she would choose over the other. From the June 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:15:05

Inflation’s impact on Canadians

6/30/2022
Personal finance columnist Aaron Broverman continues his discussion on the impact of inflation on Canadians. From the June 30, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:30

LGBTQ+ allyship

6/29/2022
Anu Pala shares her thoughts what it means to be an ally in the LGBTQ+ movement. From the June 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:54

Full Show - Episode 586

6/29/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Anu Pala shares her thoughts what it means to be an ally in the LGBTQ+ movement. Community reporter Milena Khazanavicius describes this year's Halifax pride festival and parade! Google searches for “how to move to Canada from U.S.” have spiked since last week’s news on abortion access in America, Mike Agerbo of The App Show fills you in on the details. And veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver discusses the latest news in Canadian politics. Including the...

Duration:01:44:09

BC Premier John Horgan

6/29/2022
Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver discusses the latest news in Canadian politics. Including the resignation of BC Premier John Horgan. From the June 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:19:29

Google gains spike in Canadian searches

6/29/2022
Google searches for “how to move to Canada from U.S.” have spiked since last week’s news on abortion access in America. Mike Agerbo of The App Show fills you in on the details. From the June 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:07:02

Community report - Milena Khazanavicius - Halifax, MB

6/29/2022
Milena Khazanavicius describes this year's Halifax pride festival and parade! From the June 29, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:10:11

Full Show - Episode 585

6/28/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Browm: accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore chats about Canada’s new Chief Accessibility Commissioner Michael Gottheil. David Lepofsky from the AODA Alliance explains Ontario’s need to develop priority for disability-related issues. Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton in Sault Ste. Marie describes this year’s Go North Music Festival! Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech chats about a new feature on iOS 16 that allows users to bypass CAPTCHAs in supported apps and...

Duration:01:44:03

AODA Alliance’s letter to Raymond Cho

6/28/2022
The AODA Alliance is asking Raymond Cho, Ontario’s accessibility minister, to develop more priority for disability-related issues. David Lepofsky fills you in on the details. From the June 28, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:11:12

Weekly news quiz - June 28, 2022

6/28/2022
Quizmaster Mike Ross challenges Karen Magee, Mark Phoenix, and Dave Brown in a special ‘Canada Day’ edition of the weekly news quiz. From the June 28, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:13:52

Bypassing CAPTCHAs on iOS 16

6/28/2022
Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech chats about a new feature on iOS 16 that allows users to bypass CAPTCHAs in supported apps and websites. From the June 28, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:07:17

Canada's first accessibility commissioner

6/28/2022
Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore chats about Canada’s new Chief Accessibility Commissioner Michael Gottheil. From the June 28, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:13:45

Go North Music Festival

6/28/2022
Community reporter Dorothy Macnaughton in Sault Ste. Marie describes this year’s Go North Music Festival at St. Joseph Island! She also tells us about the Agawa Canyon Tour Train. From the June 28, 2022, episode.

Duration:00:08:54

Full Show - Episode 584

6/27/2022
Today on NOW with Dave Brown, Michelle McQuigge of The Canadian Press reviews the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Digital accessibility specialist Denis Boudreau shares his thoughts on a few matters including his opinion on the prospect of using AI for accessibility solutions. In his Western regional report, Jim Krysko describes Elections Manitoba's new series of accessible videos for tips on how to vote. And film reviewer Amy Amantea shares her commentary on the...

Duration:01:44:09

Election Manitoba's voting tips

6/27/2022
In his Western regional report, Jim Krysko describes Elections Manitoba's new series of accessible videos for tips on how to vote. He also chats about a newly launched business that specializes in colourful fishing lures. From the June 27, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:09:32

Film review: "The Man from Toronto"

6/27/2022
Film reviewer Amy Amantea shares her commentary on the Netflix film “The Man from Toronto” starring Kevin Hart and Woody Harrelson. From the June 27, 2022 episode.

Duration:00:11:23