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Original tape date: January 7, 2013.
First aired: January 9, 2013.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we talk about why Al Jazeera may be setting the standard for international news reporting. Then we explore why black-owned business are leaving Fort Greene, Brooklyn.
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Paul Leonard Editor, Fort Greene-Clinton Hill Patch
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Kristen Saloomey Correspondent, Al Jazeera English
Omoyele Sowore Founder, SaharaReporters.com
Stacey Sutton Columbia U. School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation
Michael Thompson Owner, Brooklyn Moon Cafe