One year later - have we learned our lesson?
In this stunning piece, Greg Palast explains what is possible when Americans get angry enough at the rich and influential rulers of our country.
You ought to read it, and you ought to follow Huey's lead and advocate for some real life-changing changes in the way this government works.
By the way, NPR has been utterly pathetic and worthless on this. They are still accepting the right-wing spin that the Federal Government isn't the lead dog when it comes to disaster preparation and relief. Who cares about state and local authorities when it comes to national disasters? The Feds are the ones who are supposed to handle events of this magnitude, and they have all the authority they need.
They let those people die. Deal with it, and work to expose it.