This edition: Frankenfood FightTweet
Original tape date: June 5, 2013.
First aired: June 5, 2013.
On this edition of Independent Sources, we discuss the prevalence of genetically modified food in the United States and the fight over how it is labeled. We hear why some community groups are expressing no confidence in the board of the Puerto Rican Day Parade. Then we profile a Mexican entrepreneur who's had success marketing his life philosophy as a clothing line.
Chris Choi Artist, Greene Street Project
Dr. Arlene Dávila Professor of Anthropology, Department of Social & Cultural Analysis/New York University
Simon Guindi Founder, Spenglish
Abi Ishola Independent Sources
Prof. Frederick Kaufman College of Staten Island/CUNY
Hon. Melissa Mark-Viverito Council Member, New York City Council, District 8
Garry Pierre-Pierre Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources
Sarah Pizon Independent Sources
Lucky Rivera Co-Founder, Boricuas for a Positive Image
Adriana Tavares Organizer, March Against Monsanto
Vincent Torres Community Organizer, Boricuas for a Positive Image
Vianora Vinca Producer/Co-Host, Independent Sources