Sun, 26 August 2007
Two years after Hurricane Katrina broke down levies which destroyed New Orleans, there still has not been significant progress made. What's the hold up? Pick an issue. People today still argue about who's to blame for all the mishaps during and after. This episode tries to put the timeline in perspective.
It all began on this day, August 26 2005, when federal assistance was first requested by all of the gulf coast states.
-Michael Eric Dyson starts things off
-Promo: The Big Show
-Feedback Show a success, and there will be another!
-More from Dyson's Democracy Now Interview
-How To Destroy an African-American City in 33 Steps
-Bed Music from Jim Farley: "Katrina"
-Aaron's thoughts about Katrina
-Toxic FEMA Trailers
-Barely has thoughts about Katrina too
-Who's pointing fingers at whom?
-US refuses foreign aid
-Luxury condos- THAT will help rebuild the city!
-Today New Orleans is still at risk
-An email showing "why we can't save Louisiana"
-which pisses Dani off.
Music played on the show:
-Lee Coulter: "Uncle Sam"
-BJam: "Save New Orleans"
-Allison Crowe: "Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms"
Photo was winner of a contest, and was found here.
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