The Daily Beat

Premiere DateMay 13, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
01:42 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Dr. Heath Brown
03:19 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Hate Crimes on immigrants
08:36 The Daily Beat pt. 3 The struggle to mobilize
10:15 The Daily Beat Outro
10:27 Want You So Bad Icky Blossoms
15:08 Finish

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This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at violence and the city and investigating the nature and effects of various types of urban warfare.

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Today’s break down: We hear from Dr. Heath Brown, assistant professor at John Jay College Of Criminal Justice, who has researched into the political mobilization of victims of hate crimes.

Don’t miss a beat!

Today: Wednesday May 13, 2015 – The Daily Beat went down The Murphy Institute for a conference on “Violence and The City”. At the panel discussion on immigrants, violence and policing, Dr. Brown discusses his paper entitled, “Crime and mobilization: How hate crimes relate to the mobilization of immigrants?”. We learn that many immigrant groups struggle to create political action and mobilization after such violence is placed on their community.


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…