On this episode, we unpack the role local news plays in neighborhoods like Bed-Stuy and Crown Heights and how outlets reporting in Central Brooklyn are cover gentrification.
Guest: Jarrett Murphy, Executive Editor & Publisher, City Limits
Segment 1: What role does hyperlocal news play in communities like Crown Heights and Bed-Stuy? As much of what we knew of as metro reporting by legacy news outlets has faded in prominence over the last 10 years– we want to know what role does hyperlocal news play in communities like Crown Heights and Bed-Stuy?
Segment 2: Reporting on the G word
It’s almost impossible to discuss hyper-local happenings without mentioning gentrification. But how is it currently being framed in mainstream media?
Segment 3: “Tell ‘Em Why You Mad” Roundup