Sarah Lacy on Uber

Premiere DateJul 27, 2015
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
01:11 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Sarah Lacy on covering Uber
05:42 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Lobbying for Laws
08:04 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Operating like a political campaign
10:39 The Daily Beat Outro
10:52 Supermaggot La Machine
15:47 Finish

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Today on the Daily Beat, Monday July 27, 2015: Sarah Lacy, founder and editor of the tech publication PandoDaily, speaks with us about being a previous target by the aggressive, and increasingly political, Uber Technologies, Inc. Through her years writing about start-ups in Silicon Valley, she has never had to deal with the type of personal threats Uber executives have posed on her.

A year out of the attack, she speaks with us about the right for journalists to have the freedom to critique without fearing their personal lives and the cautionary culture Uber brings to represent one of Silicon Valley’s most successful start-ups.


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…