The Daily Beat

Premiere DateFeb 4, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
02:06 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Defining gentrification
02:47 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Council member Robert Corney's perspective
05:42 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Nation-wide gentrification
07:19 The Daily Beat pt. 4 Work of community board and council
09:04 The Human Experience Chan Chan
15:18 Finish

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The Daily Beat is a daily news podcast that gives you 15 minutes of digestible investigations into an ongoing weekly story. Tune in Monday through Friday at 7 p.m. with your host Lisa Autz to hear original reporting on events throughout New York City that speak to greater national and international issues.

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This week is Disruptive Week at BreakThru Radio, the Daily Beat will be investigating gentrification.

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Today: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 – We cover the BRIC House event entitled “Brooklyn For Sale: The Price of Gentrification” and delve into the emotional, political, cultural, and racial issues that arise in a gentrifying neighborhood. Today’s perspective is from District Council member Robert Cornegy. Cornegy is the council member of the 36th District which encompasses Bed-Stuy and northern Crown Heights, two neighborhoods facing the greatest gentrification in Brooklyn.

Host Lisa Autz
Lisa Autz is a staff writer, as well as Host of The Daily Beat and Co-Host of Third Eye Weekly. Lisa has a background in journalism and economics. She enjoys working on stories that shed light on the…