I'm busy working this morning on my weekly U.S.News & World Report column, so I thought I'd collect and share some of the wonderful articles written about the New Orleans disaster by New Orleans natives and residents.
Nicholas Lemann, dean of the Columbia Journalism School: www.newyorker.com
Quin Hilyer, editorial page editor of the Mobile Register: www.nationalreview.com
Nicole Gelinas, Manhattan Institute: www.city-journal.org
John Barry, head of the Center for Bioenvironmental Research at Tulane University and author of Rising Tide, the definitive book about the 1927 Mississippi River floods: www.nytimes.com
Rick Bragg, author and former New York Times reporter: www.washingtonpost.com
Josh Levin, assistant editor, Slate: www.slate.com