Elevating Civic Conversation

Premiere DateJul 16, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
01:03 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Philosophy for Brooklyn
04:48 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Elevating conversation
08:20 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Diversity in BK debate
10:17 The Daily Beat Outro
10:29 There's A Way Ember
16:23 Finish

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Today on the Daily Beat, Thursday July 16, 2015: We hear part 2 of our interview with Ian Olasov, the founder of Brooklyn Public Philosophy. Olasov, who is also a philosophy student and professor in the CUNY system, created BPP to initiate a more open conversation on philosophy and philosophical debate in Brooklyn. We learn about the different philosophical tools Olasov hopes to bring awareness to and how Brooklyn has been responding to the philosophical series.


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…