NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

Recent episodes

Full show - Episode 153

Authored on September 17, 2020

Eric Molendyk from the Tetra Society of North America tells us about TetraCon 2020, a virtual event on how to build assistive devices. Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week and discusses the drastic decline of Chinese investment in Australia. Jennie Bovard describes how to build a breakfast routine in our newest segment on food & drink! Steven Scott from Double Tap Canada discusses the Apple Watch Series 6 and SE. And, our colleague Karen Magee tells us about the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind’s 36th annual Dollars for Dogs fundraiser. This is the September 17, 2020 episode.

Full show - Episode 152

Authored on September 16, 2020

Musician Christa Couture discusses her new memoir “How to Lose Everything.” Accessibility reporter Meagan Gillmore describes a building momentum for provincial accessibility legislation in Alberta. Community reporter Guy Carriere in Sudbury, Ontario describes the new Science North Series: “Nightlife on the Rocks.” Tech expert Mike Agerbo shares a recap of Apple announcement of new products! And, political analyst Craig Oliver discusses the latest news in Canadian politics, including aluminum tariffs, the cabinet retreat, and the New Brunswick Election. This is the September 16th, 2020 episode.

Full show - Episode 151

Authored on September 15, 2020

Environmental expert Lawrence Gunther discusses the impact of satellite constellations on astronomy. For our Accessibility Story Roundup, we discuss how access RDSP Launches New App to Help People Apply for the Disability Tax Credit (DTC). We chat about homeschooling during COVID times with community reporter J.R. Bjornson in Red Deer, Alberta. We learn about a new brain implant that could potentially help restore eyesight. Nelson Rego of Cool Blind Tech shares more on this story. Dave Brown goes head-to-head with Karen Magee and Mark Phoenix in our weekly news quiz! This is the September 15, 2020 episode.