September 7th, 2005

evil - burns

Eyewitness account: Katrina aftermath

from http://www.socialistworker.org/2005-2/556/556_04_RealHeroes.shtml:
Unfortunately, our sinking feeling (along with the sinking city) was accurate. Just as dusk set in, a sheriff showed up, jumped out of his patrol vehicle, aimed his gun at our faces and screamed, “Get off the fucking freeway.” A helicopter arrived and used the wind from its blades to blow away our flimsy structures. As we retreated, the sheriff loaded up his truck with our food and water.

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