Special Dossier: Hurricane Katrina
|FEMA Worker and Zaka Rabbi Isaac Leider cooperate to salvage Torahs from Congregation Beth Israel in New Orleans|
The scope of the events in New Orleans, the government's response and its effect on the local populace and Jewish community has dominated the news the month.
Sample the wide-area of articles below to learn what happened, what we can learn from these events, and how we can help out.
How to Make a "Safer" Torah: Zaka rescues damaged Torahs from New Orleans.
Securing New Orleans Jewish Institutions: Jewish community takes stock of Hurricane Katrina.
A is for Andrew, K is for Katrina: Getting Louisiana into Hot Water
Operation Blessing and Citgo: Charitable Organizations? Helping victims or making a profit at victim's expense.
Losing Both Gulf Wars. Can we depend on FEMA and the National Guard?
Santorum's Weather Forecast: Mostly Colluded. Senator blames the messenger. Calls to end National Weather Service.
Networking Central: Instead of focusing on a single organization. This month we survey the many way our community is coming together to aid the victims of Hurricane Katrine.