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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 17 Ratings

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

    Contenders for 2021 Canada Reads

    Contenders for 2021 Canada Reads

    Karen McKay from Centre for Equitable Library Access tells us about the contenders for this year’s Canada Reads. We then look back at Eric Jerome Dickey's work. We also chat about how eRead Canada will feature a book by Kim Thúy. From the January 15, 2021 episode.

    • 10 min
    Film preview: Malcom and Marie

    Film preview: Malcom and Marie

    Entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming Netflix film “Malcolm & Marie” starring Zendaya and John David Washington. From the January 15, 2021 episode.

    • 11 min
    Excessive noise in residential areas

    Excessive noise in residential areas

    In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we explore the idea of how mindful we have to be when making excessive noise in residential areas considering more people are working from home. From the January 15, 2021 episode.

    • 11 min
    Special education during COVID-19

    Special education during COVID-19

    In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we chat about the concerns raised by educators about students with disabilities who have been allowed to attend school during lockdown. From the January 15, 2021 episode.

    • 12 min
    Donald Trump impeachment

    Donald Trump impeachment

    In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore, we discuss U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial that could begin next Wednesday as President-elect Joe Biden is being sworn into office. From the January 15, 2021 episode.

    • 15 min
    Full Show - Episode 229

    Full Show - Episode 229

    We have our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Meagan Gillmore. We discuss U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial that could begin next Wednesday as President-elect Joe Biden is being sworn into office. We chat about the concerns raised by educators about students with disabilities who have been allowed to attend school during lockdown. We also explore the idea of how mindful we have to be when making excessive noise in residential areas considering more people are working from home. Coming up in the second hour of the show, entertainment critic Michael McNeely previews the upcoming Netflix film “Malcolm & Marie” starring Zendaya and John David Washington. Karen McKay from Centre for Equitable Library Access tells us about the contenders for this year’s Canada Reads. This is the January 15, 2021 episode.

    • 1 hr 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

Almoos ,

Excellent Show

Dave is a great host. He is very knowledgeable, and I enjoy his hot takes.

marciayale ,

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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