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Original tape date: May 19, 2010.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we discuss the escalating violence in Thailand and what’s being done to protect journalists covering the conflict. We talk about the obstacles facing Nigeria’s new leader Goodluck Jonathan. Then we profile the citizen journalist website Global Voices.
Tala Dowlatshahi Senior Advisor and Spokesperson, Reporters Without Borders
Rebekah Heacock Researcher/Blogger, Global Voices Online
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Andrew Lam Editor, New America Media
Solana Larsen Managing Editor, Global Voices Online
Musikilu Mojeed Journalist, NYCity News Service
Marlene Peralta Presentadora, Desde la Calle/Independent Sources
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Omoyele Sowore Journalist, SaharaReporters.com
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources