In Class - Continue documentary "When the Levees Broke" concerning Hurricane Katrina.
Homework - Check the articles listed below. Our discussion is tentatively going to be on Thursday, but this may change to Friday.
Articles to check out:
QUESTION OF THE WEEK: DO SOME OUTSIDE RESEARCH EITHER FROM THE ARTICLES FROM THIS BLOG OR ON YOUR OWN. IN YOUR OPINION, DO YOU THINK THE ISSUE OF RACE PLAYED A ROLE IN THE GOVERNMENT'S (FEDERAL AND STATE) SLOW REACTION TO THE PEOPLE IN NEW ORLEANS AND THE REST OF THE GULF COAST? WHY OR WHY NOT?
*BE SURE TO INCLUDE A CITATION FROM THE ARTICLES YOU USED TO BASE YOUR RESPONSE.