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Book Review: Goodnight Mister Tom

Goodnight Mister Tom, by Michelle Magoran, is set in England during the early years of the Second World War. City dwelling children are being evacuated from their homes to live with strangers in the countryside for what is regarded as their own safety. 522 more words

Book Review


By Cécile Asanuma-Brice,

Researcher in urban sociology,

Franco-Japanese Institute Tokyo UMIFRE 19-CNRS /

CLERSE Laboratory, University Lille 1-CNRS


Translation Hervé Courtois & Kingsley Osborn


The explosion of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant on 11 March 2011 caused serious radioactive contamination that forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes. 4,230 more words

Fukushima Daiichi

Some Hurricane Harvey Evacuees Still In North Texas On Christmas

FORT WORTH (CBS11) – Christmas Day never came for some families in DFW who are still recovering from Hurricane Harvey.

There isn’t a sign of Christmas inside Burnika Fisher’s sparse apartment. 241 more words


Hurricane Harvey Evacuees Spend Christmas In North Texas

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – It has been a rough time for thousands of people on the Texas coast since Hurricane Harvey slammed on shore in late August. 307 more words


Couple Spending First Christmas In DFW After Evacuating Puerto Rico

DALLAS (CBS11) – In October, Ivis Perez and her husband Benjamin Robles left behind their home of 18 years in Puerto Rico and started their new life together in Dallas. 483 more words


Burglars Steal $75K In Property From Thomas Fire Evacuees

OXNARD (CBSLA) — Adding insult to injury, a family that was forced to pack up their home to escape the Thomas Fire were hit by burglars who broke into their SUVs and stole more than $75,000 of their valuables. 282 more words


Thomas Fire Evacuees Find Shelter, New Neighbors

MONTECITO (CBSLA) — An exhibit hall on the Ventura County fairgrounds has been home for many evacuees as the Thomas Fire continues to tear through Ventura. 156 more words