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Katrina Evacuees

Hurricane Katrina's Struggling Black Gay Community

Irene Monroe | Posted 09.02.2015 | Gay Voices
Irene Monroe

The hurricane exposed not only race and class fault lines, but the odious fault lines of heterosexism and faith-based privilege. LGBTQ evacuees, many of whom are now displaced, faced all kinds of discrimination at the hands of many of the faith-based relief agencies.

Flood Evacuees Move Into Enclave Built For Katrina

AP | ALAN SAYRE and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 07.17.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS -- The Coast Guard has interrupted shipping along the major artery for moving grain from farms in the Midwest to the Gulf of Mexico over f...