Monday, September 05, 2005

Katrina Info Map

Here is a remarkable website that is set up wiki-style, in that individual users can post comments about the effects of Katrina at different geographic locations. There are thousands of entries. Here is an article about the website, which some more background a explanation.

A side question - Would the rescue efforts of the refugees in New Orleans have been quicker and better organized if the refugees were not poor and black?


Jared said...

Nope. Would it have been faster had someone else been in any office that could have helped? Nope. Should we learn a lesson about disasters and who should be mobilized? Yup.