The Pulse

Host Joeita Gupta along with guest contributors brings us closer to issues currently impacting the disabled community across Canada and the world. Listen Monday-Thursday at 4 p.m. Eastern.

The Pulse

Host Joeita Gupta along with guest contributors brings us closer to issues currently impacting the disabled community across Canada and the world. Listen Monday-Thursday at 4 p.m. Eastern.

The Pulse

Recent Episodes: 

Episode 410: Monday, March 30 

Karla Verschoor is the executive director of Inclusion BC. She discusses their proposed measures for heightened awareness and consideration of people with intellectual disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Episode 409: Thursday, March 26 

Kate McWilliams is a disability rights advocate based in based in British Columbia. She tells us how the recent work-from-home accommodations during COVID-19 inspired her trending hashtag Accessibility for Ableds.

Episode 408: Wednesday, March 25 

We explore some angles in which COVID-19 has been impacting the world. In the first half of the show, we discuss the postponement of the 2020 Paralympic games in Tokyo with Stephanie Dixon, Canada's Paralympic chef de mission. In the second half, we speak with U.K-based Criminologist Dr. David Wilkin about the various hate crimes that have developed in recent weeks.  

 

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