Remembering Katrina after Ten Years—As Observed By Mississippians, too!

VIDEOS AND ARTICLES FROM FACEBOOK AND WEB POSTS REMEMBERING

KATRINA AFTER 10 YEARS

Compiled by Thomas Baldwin, Biloxi, MS , August 29, 2015.

Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, memories are made very vivid in observing all of the posts with pictures and videos Before, After, and Now. This blog gives much more information than corporate media on how Mississippians suffered too, as well as the tremendous damage caused to New Orleans from failed levees.

Katrina video from East Biloxi fire station

http://www.sunherald.com/katrina-10-photos-and-videos/?rh=1

 

 

 

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Photos from Before/After Hurricane Katrina focusing on Biloxi and the MS Gulf Coast

http://www.photosfromkatrina.com/page04.htm

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On hurricane’s 10th anniversary, we should recognize Magnolia State’s struggle, triumph.
WWW.USATODAY.COM
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Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is still on the road to recovery. CBS “Sunday Morning” correspondent Tracy Smith reflects on the storm for CBSN.
CBSNEWS.COM
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“Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, a new documentary from The Laura Flanders Show and teleSUR English explores the race, class and gender outlines of the reconstruction of New Orleans.

At least seventy-one billion dollars in federal money has been spent. But has every opportunity been seized to bring back not just the place, but its people, so they’re stronger and healthier than before? From the grassroots, the 25-minute documentary explores systemic changes in housing, econ

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Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, a new documentary from The Laura Flanders Show and teleSUR English explores the race, class and gender outlines of the rec…
YOUTUBE.COM
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New Orleans: Recovery or Removal?
by Laura Flanders
Ten years after the historic landfall of Hurricane Katrina, how have federal, state and city policies affected the people of New Orleans?

Published on Friday, August 28, 2015byGRITtvNew Orleans: Recovery or Removal? byLaura Flanders, Grit TV 0 CommentsIn the tens years since Hurricane Katrina hit, the recovery has meant many different things. (Photo: via PNDBlog/with overlay)Ten…
COMMONDREAMS.ORG
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Naomi Klein
3 mins ·
Want to know why climate change calls for system change? Let’s look back at‪#‎Katrina‬ and ‪#‎DisasterApartheid‬:

For me, the road to This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate begins in a very specific time and place. The time was exactly ten…
BIT.LY/1HJSSFO
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The tragedy that struck the city of New Orleans, along with coastal areas from Florida to Texas, was not simply a natural disaster, but a social and political crime.
WSWS.ORG|BY JOSEPH KISHORE
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“This week is the 10th anniversary of the destruction of the southeastern gulf coast by Hurricane Katrina.

More than 1,800 people died. There is no estimate for the number of pets and wildlife. Damage was estimated at more than $100 billion.

About 80 percent of New Orleans was flooded. In Mississippi, the water surge flooded as much as 10 miles from the beaches.

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by Walter Brasch Writer, Dandelion Salad walterbrasch.com August 25, 2015 This week is the 10th anniversary of the destruction of the southeastern gulf coast by…
DANDELIONSALAD.WORDPRESS.COM
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The ongoing story of a sculptor, Marlin Miller from Destin, Fl working to turn damaged oak trees into works of art.
Uploaded on Feb 8, 2010

When Destin, Florida sculptor Marlin Miller volunteered to come to the Mississippi Gulf Coast to carve two trees destroyed by Hurricane Katrina; he had no idea what this gesture would eventually mushroom into. He is now three years and counting into this project that has turned mighty oak trees destroyed by a storm into stunning works of art that line the Mississippi Gulf Coast from Waveland to Pascagoula.

 

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