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'Trump's Katrina?' No, It's Much Worse

| Oct. 01, 2017

It is a difficult task to turn the memory of Hurricane Katrina into a quaint story of well-meaning government actors unable to save a city from destruction. President Donald Trump managed to do that on Saturday morning when he essentially blamed Puerto Rico and the mayor of San Juan, in a series of tweets, for the devastation they are facing. From his own golf club, Trump attacked rather than reflected and helped....

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For Academic Citation: Kayyem, Juliette.“'Trump's Katrina?' No, It's Much Worse.” CNN, October 1, 2017.

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Juliette Kayyem