August 24, 2010 – Hour 2

On the 5th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina we discuss the state of New Orleans today, the immediate aftermath, and the other aspects surrounding it.


  • Davida Finger – Assistant Clinical Professor at Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans
  • Tracie Washington – President and CEO of the civil rights advocacy organization, Louisiana Justice Institute
  • Michael Johnson – Founder and Executive Director of The Paul Robeson Institute and one of the first participants in the relief effort
  • Kathleen Koch – Former CNN Correspondent and Author who reported live from the Gulf during Hurricane Katrina. Her book Rising from Katrina describes her experience of the devastation caused by Katrina on her hometown


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