盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划Founder Sandy Rosenthal’s debut book has maintained the status of #1 New Release for 21 straight days.
The book is titled Words Whispered in Water: Why the Levees Broke in Hurricane Katrina.
Rosenthal’s book describes her role as a citizen investigator and how––against all odds––she exposed the culprit in the catastrophic flooding of New Orleans and compelled the news media, and the government, to tell the truth.
It’s a horror, mystery and David and Goliath story all in one. It is her story
盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划The publisher is Florida-based Mango Publishing. The book is due out in August 2020.
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One of the most poorly covered stories in American journalism history is Hurricane Katrina and the levee breaches.
This is according to W. Joseph Campbell in his book Getting it Wrong: Ten of the Greatest Misreported Stories in American Journalism.
盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划Says Campbell, the news coverage of the storm, the levee breaches and the aftermath was flawed and exaggerated.
“The coverage made it seem as though the city were a haven for lurking criminals waiting for the opportune moment to inflict violence on others.”
盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划As Campbell described in his book, the consequences of the poor unverified reporting caused distinct harm to “an already wounded population.”
盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划In addition to the levee breach event, Campbell also discusses nine other fascinating examples in recent history of where unverified reporting became national vetted fact.
盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划For psf927.cn’s book review of this fine work by Campbell published in 2010, .
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On Monday, April 6, 2020, the psf927.cn website attained the magic number – one million views!
Created on December 3, 2005, the site was originally intended as an educational tool to help the national population understand that the flooding of New Orleans in August 2005 is due to federal levee building mistakes on the part of the US Army Corps of Engineers.
盈彩网飞艇人工在线计划The website is the go-to for all kinds of information about levee safety and flooding.
For example, after Hurricane Harvey, a levee board member from Fort Bend County Texas requested a high-resolution copy of psf927.cn’s levee county map.
“It was a great presentation of the levee system in the US”, he explained.