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Original tape date: October 13, 2010.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we find out why the international media is complaining about press access under the Obama administration. We talk about the media's coverage of the aftermath of the devastating flood in India. Then we see how some Brooklynites are trying to strike a balance between going green and saving jobs.
Murad Moe Awawdeh Environmental Justice Organizer, UPROSE
Dr. Hina Chaudhry Board Member, Pakistani-American Public Affairs Committee
Michelle García Independent Sources
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Jeremy Laufer District Manager, Community Board 7/Brooklyn
José Lopez Zamorano Journalist/Washington Bureau Chief
David E. McCraw Vice-President & Assistant General Counsel, The New York Times Company
Marlene Peralta Presentadora, Desde la Calle/Independent Sources
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Khalil Rehman Publisher, Urdu Times
David Usborne U.S. Editor, The Independent (UK)
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Elizabeth Yeahmpierre Executive Director, UPROSE