David Hogg suggested Donald Trump declare a state of emergency over gun violence. There's Katrina-era precedent for confiscating guns during emergencies.
Hurricane Katrina forced policymakers in the city and state to fix not only some of the worst circumstances of incarceration, but also to prevent people from being held in dangerous conditions altogether.
Though this hurricane will likely only hit the oil industry with a glancing blow, the industry won't always be able to weather the storm.
Last year, 2016, was the first year since Hurricane Katrina that more people left New Orleans than moved in domestically—that has a lot to do with the dismal job market that continues to repel young professionals.
In his new book, Disaster Citizenship: Survivors, Solidarity, and Power in the Progressive Era, Jacob Remes argues that solutions start with the locals.
The New Orleans economy, in large part thanks to record tourism, is outperforming that of many other areas.
Students are still trying to make up for lost time.
Mother Nature needs to be allowed to protect New Orleans from ... Mother Nature.