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hurricane katrina

location = new orleans

date= august 23rd 2005 to august 31st 2005

katrina facts

  1. Katrina was a category 4 storm.
  2. New Orleans was one of the worst affected areas
  3. 1 million people were made homeless and about 1,200 people drowned in the floods.

In what ways does Katrina expose the truth behind New Orlean’s facade?

“New Orleans is one of the world’s most fascinating cities. Steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, it’s home to a truly unique melting pot of culture, food and music” 2,401 more words


Realistic Fiction with Racial/Ethnic/Cultural Diversity

“Fefa struggles with words. She has word-blindness, or dyslexia, and the doctor says she will never read or write. Every time she tries, the letters jumble and spill off the page, leaping and hopping away like bullfrogs. 281 more words

Authors Of Color

On Isis, Ebola, and Wake-up calls from God !


Psalm 2 : 1 You are wondering: What has provoked the nations to embrace anger and chaos?[a]
    Why are the people making plans to pursue their own vacant and empty greatness? 485 more words

Current Culture


—More often than not, It’s all in our head. We make up all these troubles that haven’t even come true, let alone be certain that it’ll come true, because it has become a default that whenever we start to feel strongly—affectionately—for someone, we’re expecting that it’s never going to work; (we’re expecting) that someone or something will arrive to, inevitably, destroy that feeling, when the truth is: we don’t know that, but we would often choose to play safe, and run away at the first sign of trouble. 10 more words