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This edition: Frankenfood Fight

Episode Details

Original tape date: June 5, 2013.

First aired: June 5, 2013.

On this edition of Independent Sources, we discuss the prevalence of genetically modified food in the United States and the fight over how it is labeled. We hear why some community groups are expressing no confidence in the board of the Puerto Rican Day Parade. Then we profile a Mexican entrepreneur who's had success marketing his life philosophy as a clothing line.

Guest List

Chris Choi Artist, Greene Street Project

Dr. Arlene Dávila Professor of Anthropology, Department of Social & Cultural Analysis/New York University

Simon Guindi Founder, Spenglish

Abi Ishola Independent Sources

Prof. Frederick Kaufman College of Staten Island/CUNY

Hon. Melissa Mark-Viverito Council Member, New York City Council, District 8

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

Sarah Pizon Independent Sources

Lucky Rivera Co-Founder, Boricuas for a Positive Image

Adriana Tavares Organizer, March Against Monsanto

Vincent Torres Community Organizer, Boricuas for a Positive Image

Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources

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