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Watch our 33rd district debate now — or whenever! It’s online all the time!

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The Community Newspaper Group and Brooklyn Independent Television’s “Debate Week” began with a barn-burner on the BCAT TV Network — and you can watch it right now by clicking above!.

The podcast includes a spirited forum, with all the candidates for the 33rd District seat: Isaac Abraham, Ken Baer, Doug Biviano, Ken Diamondstone, Steve Levin, Jo Anne Simon and Evan Thies.

The taping last week featured lots of fireworks — including moderator Gersh Kuntzman, the editor of The Brooklyn Paper, needing to nearly physically restrain Diamondstone as he hammered Simon on a question about gay marriage — and is certainly going to make for great TV.

You can also see all the action at www.bricartsmedia.org/BITspecials and our sister publication, The Brooklyn Paper.

“Debate Week” continues all week with these other candidate conflagrations:

City Council District 39 (currently held by Bill DeBlasio): This debate was set to air on Tuesday, Aug. 18, but like this debate, it’ll be available online starting on Wednesday. Click back!

City Council District 45 (currently held by Kendall Stewart): Wednesday, Aug. 19.

Comptroller (featuring Yassky, John Liu, Melinda Katz and David Weprin): Thursday, Aug. 20.

Public Advocate (featuring DeBlasio, Mark Green, Norman Siegel and Eric Gioia): Friday, Aug. 21 (repeated on Tuesday, Aug. 25).

All cablecasts are at 9 pm and will be available online roughly 24 hours later.

Collect ’em all!

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