By Liza Lugo
The disproportionate influence of storm Katrina on African american citizens used to be an final result created through legislation and societal build, no longer likelihood. This booklet takes a difficult examine racial stratification in American at the present time and debunks the parable that segregation is a specific thing of the past.
• files how the Katrina catastrophe exposed the pathology of dehumanization and attracts connections among the rampant difficulties in govt and society to the basis reason for dehumanization
• finds how Louisiana's legislation, customs, and society constitution have sought to take care of separation among the races and subjugated African american citizens and non-whites, from the institution of the nation to today
• indicates a few treatments in line with the elemental rules of fine govt and the removal of dehumanization that could stream our society clear of present-day segregation—a situation that's deadly to democracy
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How Do Hurricane Katrina's Winds Blow? Racism in 21st-Century New Orleans: Racism in 21st-Century New Orleans (Racism in American Institutions) by Liza Lugo