This edition: The Mean Streets of New YorkTweet
Original tape date: February 16, 2015.
First aired: February 18, 2015.
On this edition of Independent Sources hosted by Garry Pierre-Pierre, we talk to WNYC reporter Kat Aaron about the underreported issue of pedestrian deaths in New York City. We speak to David Giles of the Center for an Urban Future about why New York State is not keeping up with demand for English as a Second Language courses. Then we speak to Kathleen Benson, the author of the new book about artist Benny Andrews, a relatively unsung artist who fought for civil rights female artists' rights.
Kat Aaron Reporter, WNYC
Kathleen Benson Author, “Draw What You See”
David Giles Research Director, The Center for an Urban Future