November 6, 2012

KATRINA IN GOTHAM: Nicole Gelinas: Tell Truth To Storm-Slammed Neighborhoods. “In any neighborhood that lacks basic services, the more who vacate, the better. People camping indoors inevitably risk tragedy: Candles cause fires. But just as the feds figured out after Katrina, the city is learning that people can’t stay in a mass shelter for long. Toilets fail; nerves fray.”