Hurricane Katrina brings a foretaste of environmental disasters to com e
- If you thought the appalling images coming out of New Orleans last week didn't "look like America," brace yourself, says Bill McKibben -- you're getting a preview of the America of the future. The scandalous lack of planning that contributed to such devastation along the Gulf Coast hardly compares to the scandalous lack of planning that has kept the U.S. from even beginning to address climate change. McKibben reflects on environmental disasters in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Hurricane Katrina brings a foretaste of environmental disasters to come