What Went Wrong Before Katrina

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Carlos Espinoza July 11, 2012 Politics of Katrina What Went Wrong During Katrina: Political View. On August 29th, 2005, the city of New Orleans suffered one the worst natural disaster in the history of our nation. State, local and federal authorities failed to heed the warnings of Hurricane Katrina’s intensity. The disorganized response reflected communication failures and weak leadership at all levels of government. According to a report published by Time Magazine, the authors wrote, “is a litany of mistakes, misjudgments, lapses and absurdities all cascading together. The Emergency Preparedness Plan in place at the time of the storm was heavily flawed and ineffective. Let’s begin with the citizens
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