Thursday, July 20, 2006

Upcoming Katrina Coverage

With the first anniversary of Katrina approaching, Marvin Olasky prepares us by predicting some of the "propoganda" that will be paraded in the upcoming coverage. He discusses three myths that will be repeated:
  1. The disaster was unprecedented;
  2. The media response was unprecedented; and
  3. The federal government should protect us against disaster.

In the course of the discussion, Olasky provides illuminating information about the dramatic increase in declarations of federal disaster areas in the last two decades. Read it here.


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