The Daily Beat

Premiere DateSep 1, 2014
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
00:35 The Daily Beat pt. 1
03:37 PROMO
03:52 The Daily Beat pt. 2
06:23 PROMO
07:00 The Daily Beat pt. 3
09:16 Bleeding Rainbow Phase
15:07 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!

It’s your daily news roundup courtesy of BTR!

Today on the beat:

The History of Labor Day as told by the Department of Labor

LinkedIn to pay nearly $6M in unpaid overtime wages and damages to 359 employees following US Labor Department investigation

Proposed rule to extend Family Medical Leave Act protections to all eligible employees in same-sex marriages announced by US Labor Secretary

Labor Almost Invisible on TV Talk

Sunday chat shows skip worker representatives

They Don’t Need a Majority To Get Things Done