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This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political corruption.

This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political corruption.
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This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political corruption.

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Youth Activism with Arielle Martinez Cohen & Thoughts on Climate Strike NYC

9/20/2019
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Arielle Martinez Cohen joins the show to discuss her climate activism with Zero Hour and Joe offers his thoughts on the NYC Youth Climate Strike. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Z3CzgAuWQ 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - NYC Youth Climate Strike 04:31 - Arielle Martinez Cohen Preface 05:34 - Zero Hour 06:24 - Impact of Strikes 08:53 - Led by Youth Organizations 09:45 - Responding to Criticism 11:09 - Outro 11:31 - Memory - Surf Curse 14:01 - Finish

Duration:00:14:01

NYC Youth Climate Strike with Sarmishta Govindhan

9/19/2019
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Sarmishta Govindhan joins the show to discuss the New York City Youth Climate Strike and what people can expect to see from strikes across the globe. Sarmishta Govindhan is the New York City Youth Climate Strike Communications Organizer for 350. Click here to learn more about the Global Climate Strike. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Sarmishta Govindhan 01:04 - NYC Youth Climate Strike 01:59 - Significance of 9/20 Global Strike 03:29 - What People Can Expect 04:52 - Strike is a Catalyst 07:00 - More...

Duration:00:12:41

The Eli Manning Era Ends (Really This Time)

9/18/2019
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Joe discusses Eli Manning's benching, why he was great to root for and how the New York Giants failed him. Postmortem on the Eli Manning Era 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Ben Friedman Recap 01:46 - Eli Manning Era Ends 06:05 - Wasted Eli's Final Good Years 09:28 - Mismanagement of Eli's Final Years 13:53 - Outro 14:15 - Disco - Surf Curse 16:47 - Finish

Duration:00:16:47

Trump's Middle East Foreign Policy with Ben Friedman

9/17/2019
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Ben Friedman joins the show to discuss Trump's foreign policy, creating proxies for war with Iran and seeming deference to the Saudi regime. Ben Friedman (@BH_Friedman) is Policy Director at Defense Priorities and an adjunct professor at George Washington University. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Ben Friedman Preface 01:40 - Trump's Hawkishness Continues After Bolton 03:41 - Consistent Inconsistency From Trump Admin 04:58 - American War Against its Own Interests 08:34 - Weak Proxy for a Bad War...

Duration:00:19:10

Ben Shapiro's at it Again

9/16/2019
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Joe discusses Ben Shapiro's newest (dumb) viral comments, particularly about Brett Kavanaugh's genitalia. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Trump Escalation 01:48 - Ben Shapiro's Inanity 03:02 - Kavanaugh Comments 05:38 - Weird Consensus Surrounds Kavanaugh 09:39 - The Dumb Guy's Philosopher 10:55 - Outro 11:17 - If I Just Do Nothing - The Brutalists 13:56 - Finish

Duration:00:13:56

Recapping the Third Democratic Debate

9/13/2019
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Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the third Democratic primary debate. Dr. Steve Billet is the Director of the Legislative Affairs Masters and Chief of Staff of the Graduate School of Political Management at the George Washington University. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Dr. Steve Billet Preface 02:36 - Beto's AR Comments 03:45 - Warren's Performance 07:25 - Settling into Position 09:26 - Focusing on a Singular Issue? 12:30 - Outro 12:52 - Sheryl - Bethlehem Steel 15:05 - Finish

Duration:00:15:04

Thoughts on 9/12

9/12/2019
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Joe offers up his opinions on the odd nostalgia for "the America of 9/12." https://twitter.com/TimKennedyMMA/status/1172151434625855488 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Wishing for 9/12 04:34 - What the Wishing Ignores 07:17 - Can't Separate 9/12 From 9/11 08:56 - Outro 09:18 - I Wish The World Was Round 14:42 - Finish

Duration:00:14:41

Looking Ahead to the Third Democratic Debate

9/11/2019
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Joe offers his thoughts heading into the third Democratic primary debate tomorrow night. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Readying for Third Dem Debate 03:46 - What to Look For 07:26 - Biden Running a Different Race 13:18 - Outro 13:40 - Empty Room - Bethlehem Steel 16:30 - Finish

Duration:00:16:30

Bolton Out as National Security Advisor

9/10/2019
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Joe discusses John Bolton's firing/resignation and how the Trump administration is trying to frame the president as anti-war. 'Let me guess, you want to nuke them all': Trump constantly baiting John Bolton in front of officials, report says 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - John Bolton Out 02:51 - Trump Anti-War Stance Isn't Philosophical 07:47 - Afraid of Confrontation? 12:45 - Outro 13:07 - Govt Cheese - Bethlehem Steel 16:41 - Finish

Duration:00:16:41

Trump & Taliban, Mark Sanford is Running

9/9/2019
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Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss Donald Trump's decision to cancel talks with the Taliban to end the 18-year War in Afghanistan and former South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford's primary run against Trump. Dr. Steve Billet is the Director of the Legislative Affairs Masters and Chief of Staff of the Graduate School of Political Management at the George Washington University. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Dr. Steve Billet 01:06 - Trump Cancels Afghan Talks 04:55 - Mark Sanford to Run vs. Trump 08:36...

Duration:00:13:12

Top of the Democratic Primary

9/6/2019
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Dr. Steve Billet discusses the three candidates at the top of the Democratic primary: Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. Dr. Steve Billet is the Director of the Legislative Affairs Masters and Chief of Staff of the Graduate School of Political Management at the George Washington University. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Dr. Steve Billet Preface 01:52 - Top of the Dem Primary 04:20 - Biden's Continued Gaffes 06:50 - Sanders vs. The Media? 09:19 - Outro 09:41 - Get Well - Jay Som 13:38 -...

Duration:00:13:38

Brexit Confusion & Trump's Priorities

9/5/2019
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Dr. Steve Billet returns to discuss the confusion surrounding Boris Johnson and Brexit as well as Donald Trump's disregard for truth. Dr. Steve Billet is the Director of the Legislative Affairs Masters and Chief of Staff of the Graduate School of Political Management at the George Washington University. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Dr. Steve Billet 01:06 - Brexit Updates & Impact 03:31 - Comparing 'Unconventional' Johnson & Trump 06:52 - Trump Forecast Folly 11:08 - Outro 11:30 - Crown - Jay Som...

Duration:00:16:08

Falsified Forecasts & Free Market Outrage

9/4/2019
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Joe discusses Donald Trump's alteration of a National Weather Service forecast and Ben Shapiro's bad Walmart take. https://twitter.com/wxdam/status/1169308075662151680 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - José Olivares Interview 01:41 - Trump Messes With Forecast Map 06:08 - Selective Conservative Outrage 07:32 - Ben Shapiro, Full Of It Philosopher 10:49 - Choosing What to Take Seriously 12:42 - Outro 13:04 - Tylenol - Bridal Party 16:00 - Finish

Duration:00:15:59

Reporting on Neglect, Death in ICE Detention Centers with José Olivares (Part 2)

9/3/2019
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In Part 2, José Olivares discusses his reporting, the number of mentally ill detainees in ICE custody and the impact of individual stories like Efraín Romero de la Rosa's. How Solitary Confinement Kills: Torture and Stunning Neglect Ends in Suicide at Privately Run ICE Prison EXCLUSIVE: Correction Staff at ICE Jail Skirted Rules with Mentally Ill Detainee who Hanged Himself 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - José Olivares Preface 02:37 - Number of Mentally Ill Detainees in ICE Custody 05:23 - Impact of...

Duration:00:17:25

Neglect in ICE Detention Centers with José Olivares (Part 1)

9/2/2019
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Journalist José Olivares joins the show to discuss his feature story about the suicide of Efraín Romero de la Rosa, a Mexican immigrant with a history of mental illness diagnoses who spent four months in ICE custody—and died on the 21st day of solitary confinement at Stewart Detention Center. How Solitary Confinement Kills: Torture and Stunning Neglect Ends in Suicide at Privately Run ICE Prison EXCLUSIVE: Correction Staff at ICE Jail Skirted Rules with Mentally Ill Detainee who Hanged...

Duration:00:13:36

Do We Like Pissing Ourselves Off?

8/30/2019
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If everyone blocked Ben Shapiro, would he even make a sound? https://twitter.com/RickyRawls/status/1167465825097441280 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Wrapping Up The Week 01:32 - What If We Ignored Ben Shapiro? 04:17 - We Enjoy Pissing Ourselves Off 08:20 - Level of Self-Importance 12:13 - Outro 12:35 - Devotion - Jay Som 16:07 - Finish

Duration:00:16:07

Gillibrand Drops Out, Third Debate Format Set

8/29/2019
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Joe discusses Kirsten Gillibrand's decision to drop out of the 2020 Democratic primary and ABC's formatting for the third debate. Democratic Primary Exit Survey: Kirsten Gillibrand 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Gillibrand Drops Out 04:18 - Third Debate Details on ABC 06:59 - Hoping for Better Debates 08:44 - Debates Serve as Measuring Stick 10:43 - Outro 11:06 - Peace Out - Jay Som 15:23 - Finish

Duration:00:15:22

Stephanie Grisham, Trump's Communication Czar

8/28/2019
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Joe discusses Paul Farhi's profile of Stephanie Grisham, and why she's the ideal press secretary for the Trump administration. Stephanie Grisham is Trump’s communications czar. Only most people wouldn’t know it. I Called Bret Stephens a Bedbug. Then He Tried to Squelch My Freedom of Speech. What a Day. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - David Karpf's Esquire Piece 02:02 - Stephanie Grisham, Trump's Comm Czar 04:59 - Grisham Says Trump Doesn't Lie 06:46 - Skepticism Necessary 09:48 - Outro 10:10 -...

Duration:00:14:03

Brett Stephens' Bedbug Breakdown

8/27/2019
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How do you get a New York Times opinion columnist to abandon all integrity and threaten your job? Call him a bedbug on Twitter. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Bedbug Breakdown 04:29 - Stephens Threatens Professor's Job 06:21 - Truly Embarrassing Moment 09:07 - Outro 09:29 - Reverie - Bodywash 13:44 - Finish

Duration:00:13:44

Trump at G7 and Joe Walsh's Primary Challenge

8/26/2019
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Dr. Steve Billet talks Trump's confusing G7 presence, how the media discusses his mental state and whether Joe Walsh or a more moderate Republican offers any real primary challenge to the president. Dr. Steve Billet is the Director of the Legislative Affairs Masters and Chief of Staff of the Graduate School of Political Management at the George Washington University. 00:00 - Intro 00:46 - Dr. Steve Billet 01:05 - Trump's Odd G7 Presence 02:50 - Talking About Trump's "Craziness" 05:21 - Joe...

Duration:00:13:50