The Daily Beat

Premiere DateMar 6, 2013
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
00:39 Top Story
01:32 Torres Honey
07:05 World News
07:36 PROMO
07:52 In Other News
09:38 Mount Moriah Miracle Temple Holiness
14:25 Finish

You’ve just tuned in to The Daily Beat!

The Daily Beat is a daily news podcast inspired by the power of social media to spark social change. Tune in Monday through Friday at 7 p.m. as BTR’s social media director, DJ Jen, culls the “Twitterverse” and “blogosphere” to bring you the top stories regarding social justice and human rights issues.

Not to mention, we’ll also feature some of BTR’s top tracks.

Don’t miss a beat!

TOP STORY

Human Rights Watch looks back on Chavez’s presidency. Plus, the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism tracks the media’s reaction to the Venezuelan president’s death.

Here’s CNN’s take on Chavez’s legacy.

WORLD NEWS

The Jerusalem Post reports “Syrian rebels seize UN Peacekeepers near Golan Heights.”

IN OTHER NEWS

The Baltimore Sun reports that the Maryland Senate votes to repeal death penalty.

The National Guestworker Alliance reports a work stoppage brought on by McDonald’s labor abuses.

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