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    • 4.9, 14 Ratings

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

    Assistive technology program

    Assistive technology program

    Our colleague Sylvi Fekete tells us about the WorkBC Assistive Technology Services program by the Neil Squire Society. She also tells us about CNIB Foundation’s new office location in Metro Vancouver. From the August 13, 2020 episode.

    • 8 min
    The Last of Us Part II

    The Last of Us Part II

    Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada describes some of his favourite smart home devices including the iRobot Vacuum Cleaner. He also discusses the highly rated PS4 game “The Last of Us Part II.” From the August 13, 2020 episode.

    • 9 min
    Connecting with an ex during COVID

    Connecting with an ex during COVID

    Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week and tells us why UK farmers are cashing in on the boom in rural staycations. She also discusses an article about connecting with an ex-partner during the pandemic. From the August 13, 2020 episode.

    • 10 min
    The end of CERB

    The end of CERB

    David Macdonald is the senior economist for the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. He discusses the end of CERB and its impact on Canadians. From the August 13, 2020 episode.

    • 12 min
    Community report – Becki Zerr – Regina

    Community report – Becki Zerr – Regina

    Community Reporter Becki Zerr in Regina shares an update on Saskatchewan’s return-to-school plans. From the August 13, 2020 episode.

    • 9 min
    Full show - Episode 134

    Full show - Episode 134

    David Macdonald from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives discusses the end of CERB and its impact on Canadians. Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week and chats about connecting with an ex-partner during the pandemic. Shaun Preece of Double Tap Canada describes some of his favourite smart home devices including the iRobot Vacuum Cleaner. Community Reporter Becki Zerr in Regina shares an update on Saskatchewan’s return-to-school plans. And, our colleague Sylvi Fekete tells us about the WorkBC Assistive Technology Services program. This is the August 13, 2020 episode.

    • 1 hr 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

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Great stories

This show has an excellent collection of stories as well as some very interesting regular features, such as a weekly news quiz.

Mainstream Access ,

It is amazing to hear the perspective of talented Canadian voices on the show!

It is a first class show from a point of view of Canadians that you will not find anywhere else!

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