This edition: The Al Jazeera EffectTweet
Original tape date: April 13, 2011.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we talk about what's causing the boom in International 24-hour news agencies. We see how cuts to art organizations in northern Manhattan could affect after school activities and programs for the elderly. Then, we find out how one European daily based in New York is reaching a whole new audience in the United States.
Jessica Courtemanche Independent Sources
Maksut Ilhan Eksi North America Editor, Zaman USA
Sandra A. García-Betancourt Executive Director, The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA)
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Kristen Saloomey Correspondent, Al Jazeera English
Omoyele Sowore Founder, SaharaReporters.com
Michael Unthank Executive Director, HARLEM Arts Alliance (HAA)
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources