Hard Return

Kushner, Adam B.
December 2005
New Republic;12/12/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 24, p46
The article offers commentary on the return of evacuees to the city of New Orleans, Louisiana, after the disaster of Hurricane Katrina. The author reports that grocery stores are starting to stock their shelves again. Restaurants are reopening. The author looks at the destruction of buildings in New Orleans by flooding and wind. He reports that city residents are breaking the law as if the laws are irrelevant. Only 16 percent of New Orleans residents have returned to the city.


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