This edition: Brooklyn HateTweet
Original tape date: January 28, 2013.
First aired: January 30, 2013.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we find out why Brooklyn has the highest rates of hate crimes in all the five boroughs. We talk about how budget cuts are affecting the New York City Public Library's work in immigrant and underserved communities. Then we continue our look at the ethnic food trucks that are popping up on New York City streets.
Kenneth English Director of Literacy Projects, The New York Public Library
Chris Giblin Contributor, City Limits Magazine
David Giles Research Director, The Center for an Urban Future
Dash Henley Independent Sources/CUNY
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Harshit Kapatel Co-owner, Mausam Curry N Bites
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources