This edition: Defending Food DesertsTweet
Original tape date: June 13, 2012.
First aired: June 11, 2012.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we look at the trend towards more urban farming in New York and the connection to food deserts. Then, we talk about the scourge of rape during wartime.
Colin Allsopp Volunteer Farmer, East New York Farms
Prof. Nevin Cohen Food Policy Expert, The New School
Ms. Yasmeen Hassan Global Director, Equality Now
Theresa Hassler Communications Director, New York City Coalition Against Hunger (NYCCAH)
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Gina Keatley Founder, NourishingNYC.org
Marlene Peralta Host/Producer, Independent Sources/Science & U!
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
David Vigil Farm Manager, East New York Farms
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Ms. Lauren Wolfe Director, 'Women Under Siege'- Women's Media Center