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This edition: 2010 Year Ender

Episode Details

Original tape date: December 29, 2010.

On this edition of Independent Sources, we take a look back at some of the stories we have covered in 2010.  First, we revisit a story about a campaign to stop the use of the word "illegals" when referring to undocumented immigrants.
We look at the plight of Chinese Journalists in China.  We weigh in on mainstream media coverage of a touchy subject within the African American community.  We hear about the black and brown divide among Latinos.
Then, we explore how Broadway and Off Broadway shows are featuring more ethnic casts.  Finally, we profile a Kuwaiti psychologist who created a group of multi cultural Muslim heroes to rescue Islam's image from extremists.  

Guest List

Dr. Naif Al-Mutawa Creator & Editor in Chief, “The 99”

Jozen Cummings Writer & Founder,

Linsey Davis Correspondent, ABC News

Renzo Devia Exeutive Producer, “Afrolatinos: The Untaught Story”

Tala Dowlatshahi Senior Advisor and Spokesperson, Reporters Without Borders

Judith R. Escalona Independent Sources

Michelle García Independent Sources

Susan Haskins Executive Producer, Theater Talk

Abi Ishola Independent Sources

Charreah Jackson Writer & Founder,

Bianca I. Laureano Educator/Blogger

Zyphus Lebrun Host; Producer, Study With the Best; Independent Sources

Dr. Marta Moreno Vega President, The Franklin H. Williams Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCADI)

Monica Novoa Campaign Organizer, Drop the I-Word

Patrick Pacheco Theater Journalist, Los Angeles Times

Marlene Peralta Presentadora, Desde la Calle/Independent Sources

Merrill Perlman Columnist/Blogger, Columbia Journalism Review

Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources

Alicia Anabel Santos Writer/Co-Producer, “Afrolatinos: The Untaught Story”

Sharon Toomer Founder & Managing Editor,

Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources

George A. Wachtel Founder & President, Audience Research & Analysis (ARA)

Suzanne Wasserman Director, Gotham Center

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