NPR remembered Katrina plus 5 on weekend edition today (Hat Tip Editilla) in an 11 minutes segment. Those interested in listening or reading the report at NPR can click here. Here is a snippet:
“But we need people — need people coming back, coming home. That’s what is going to do it. That’s what’s going to pull us through. But — just like my parents — what’s preventing them from coming home is insurance.
“I’m sure people around the country think, ‘Why do those people live there? They’ve got oil spills. They’ve got hurricanes.’ But you just look over that water and there’s something that grounds you here. It’s beautiful and the people here are beautiful, and that’s why we stay.”