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After Katrina, Here’s How New Orleans Improved Education, Low-Income Housing, Health Care

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 08.29.2015 | Impact

A decade ago, Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, claiming 1,800 lives and causing unspeakable destruction. But, parenthetically, experts say, t...

7 Years After Katrina, New Orleans Homeless Rate Twice Pre-Storm Levels | Posted 08.05.2012 | Impact

NEW ORLEANS — There's a gigantic hole in the roof of the abandoned building where Ralph Paze lives in the Seventh Ward of New Orleans. The dilapidat...

Katrina Pain Index 2011: Race, Gender, Poverty

Bill Quigley | Posted 10.22.2011 | Politics
Bill Quigley

Six years ago, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf coast. The impact of Katrina and government bungling continue to inflict major pain on the people left behind. These numbers offer some hints of what remains.