This edition: The Pope in AfricaTweet
Original tape date: March 25, 2009.
On this edition of Independent Sources we talk about the Pope's visit to Africa. Why have his comments about AIDS in Africa sparked controversy and why are Catholic converts on the rise on the continent? We also speak with journalists from the ethnic media who are getting an education in education reporting. Then we profile the Filipino Reporter, one of the oldest newspapers serving the Filipino community.
Judith R. Escalona Independent Sources
Michelle García Independent Sources
Darlie Gervais General Manager, Haitian Times
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Zyphus Lebrun Host; Producer, Study With the Best; Independent Sources
Libertito Pelaya Founder & Editor in Chief, Filipino Reporter
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Juana Ponce de León Executive Director , New York Community Media Alliance
Omoyele Sowore Journalist, SaharaReporters.com
Robert Waddell Reporter, VirtualBoricua.org
Yana Wasielewski Journalist, Novaye Russkoye Slovo
Mohsin Zaheer Journalist, Sada-e-Pakistan
Helen Zelon Journalist, City Limits/Inside Schools