Wesley Lowery

Premiere DateNov 28, 2016
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:26 Part 1 - Wesley Lowery
02:04 Part 2 - Empathy in Reporting Tragedy
07:12 Part 3 - Structural Bias Toward Spokespeople
11:27 Outro
11:44 Shy Boy Gap Dream
15:09 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: Journalist Wesley Lowery of the Washington Post joins the Daily Beat to talk about his extensively reported new book “They Can’t Kill Us All: Baltimore, Ferguson, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement,” in which he interviewed families of victims of police violence. Later in the week, Carol M. Swain, Ph.D, joins the show to discuss racial tensions in the United States.

Today on the Daily Beat, Monday, November 28, 2016: Wesley Lowery talks about writing “They Can’t Kill Us All,” the empathy required to interview families struck by tragedy, and journalism’s structural bias toward spokespeople.

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