September 07, 2005

Katrina Links Update


FEMA: First Responders Urged Not To Respond To Hurricane Impact Areas Unless Dispatched By State, Local Authorities (8/29/05)

Think Progress - Katrina Timeline
Hurricane Katrina Timeline
Right Wing Nut House - Katrina: Response Timeline
Talking Points Memo -Hurricane Katrina Timeline

After Failures, Government Officials Play Blame Game - New York Times
Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal: Please Tell Me the Bush Administration Is Not This Bad
NYO - The Story of the Hurricane - After a Period of Self-Suppression, the Horrific Story Spurs the Press
Urban Legends Reference Pages: Notes (Hurricane Katrina)
Trenches - Journal - War on the Poor in New Orleans 2: The Attempt to Declare Martial Law
Think Progress ยป Top FEMA Deputies Make Brown Look Qualified

Natural Hazards Center
The Blog | Michelle Pilecki: On the Horizon? - disasters waiting to happen
Hurricane Katrina - Our Experiences
Michael Berube Online: Operation Cover Our Asses goes into overdrive (firemen used as props for Bush)
Daily Kos: Bush's use of firemen: props
Letter to Washington Post ombudsman - Media Matters - State of Emergency Lie
Fox's Hume, Wilson take cue from conservative bloggers - spread "Bush pleaded" lie
Tbogg: The Swiftboating of Aaron Broussard begins
AMERICAblog: Jt Chiefs Chairman General Myers is a liar (notice a pattern?)
FEMA Wants No Photos of Dead - Los Angeles Times (Iraqization of US)
Norman Solomon: Firing Mike Brown is Not Enough

The Blog | Thomas de Zengotita: Why Little George Can?t Feel Your Pain
The American Reporter 9/5/2005: Ahmed Bouzid: Waiting for the Talking Points
Salt Lake Tribune - Frustrated: Fire crews to hand out fliers for FEMA
BBC NEWS | Americas | Viewpoint: Has Katrina saved US media?
An Angry 'Times-Picayune' Calls for Firing of FEMA Chief, and Others, in Open Letter to President Bush
SFGate: Bush Says He'll Find Out What Went Wrong (will investigate self)

BBC NEWS | Magazine | Why does the US need our money?
New Orleans catastrophe down to privatisation - And catastrophic failure of government

Cuba: Weathering the Storm: Lessons in Risk Reduction from Cuba (moved 1.7M people, no loss of life)
Deep Trouble: Gulf warrior | Bevan Series - Nancy Rabalais

Posted by psyche at September 7, 2005 08:01 PM

Thanks for the helpful list. I'd be honored if you added any of mine analysis at:

In any case, you might also want to link or at least take a look at the wikipedia site.

Take care,


Posted by: kaspit at September 8, 2005 02:38 PM has alot of Katrina related sites with related search results.

Posted by: Sir Seek at September 26, 2005 11:58 AM