This edition: The Greying CityTweet
Original tape date: January 14, 2013.
First aired: January 16, 2013.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we talk about the abuse of the city's growing elderly population and the inability to properly police offenders. We hear about the touchy subject of the boycott of the Israel-based, Ahava cosmetics line. Then we begin our series on ethnic street food with a profile of an Egyptian immigrant who runs a Halal truck in Harlem.
Mohamed Ibrahim El Shahat Street Food Vendor
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Nancy Kricorian Founder, CODEPINK National
Salah Mohamed Hussein Street Food Vendor
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Hindy Poupko Director, Israel & International Affairs (Jewish Community Relations Council)
Bobbie Sackman Director of Public Policy, Council of Senior Center Services
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources