Hurricane Lessons:  Gas Stoves, Oak Trees, Power, and Climate

Ideas and Issues Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts New Orleans     Storms around Labor Day get my full attention.  Betsy hit hard in the fall of 1965 right after school began and took more than a week to get everything back in gear.  Katrina in 2005 hit at the end of August and decimated …

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How About a Better Deal for Philippines Disaster Relief from US Banks & MTOs?

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New Orleans  The typhoon that devastated large parts of the Philippines, in a Hurricane Katrina like disaster many are seeing as part of what we can expect regularly in the future from climate change,  is inspiring protests by poor countries at the UN Climate Change Conference and some corporate social responsibility, but, sadly nowhere near enough, …

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