This edition: The ISIS EffectTweet
Original tape date: March 23, 2015.
First aired: March 25, 2015.
On this edition of Independent Sources hosted Garry Pierre-Pierre, Garry will speak to Diala Shamas, the Senior Staff Attorney at the CLEAR Project (Creating Law Enforcement Accountability and Responsibility) about how the local Muslim community is dealing with increased scrutiny because of the Islamic State’s terrorist activities. Charlie Vázquez, the Director of the Bronx Writers Project, and one of the book’s contributors José Cenac talk about the Bronx Memoir Project. The book is a collection of personal stories from Bronxites both home grown and immigrant. Then Sarah Pizon's piece focuses on a Japanese dual language program at PS. 147 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
José Cenac Writer
Yuli Fisher Co-Founder, Williamsburg Dual Language Program
Sandra Noyola Principal, P.S. 147 Isaac Remsen
Diala Shamas, Esq. Senior Staff Attorney, CLEAR Project, CUNY School of Law
Charlie Vázquez Director, Bronx Writers Project