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Original tape date: February 1, 2016.
First aired: February 3, 2016.
On this edition of Independent Sources, hosted by Garry Pierre-Pierre, we talk about the decline of the one-time ethnic media giant, El Diario and the unprecedented effort to save it. Then we hear about how the Comcast/NBCUniversal merger is contributing to the further marginalization of Latinos in mainstream media.
Jehangir Khattak Co-Director, Center for Community and Ethnic Media, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
Gustavo Martínez Contributor, Voices of New York
Frances Negrón-Muntaner Director, Columbia University’s Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race