Hurricanes

Climate Report: Breakdown Of Food Systems, Violent Conflict Likely
The report says climate change will “prolong existing, and create new, poverty traps, the latter particularly in urban areas and emerging hotspots of hunger" and increase risks of violent conflicts. Read more...
Naomi Klein, author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, says the tragic destruction of Hurricane Sandy can also be the catalyst for the transformation of politics and our economy. She’s been in New York visiting the Read more...
Here we go again with Ron Paul telling victims of natural disasters that they'd be better off without FEMA or federal disaster relief. On CNN's State of the Union, we got Ron Paul redux from his statements back in August of last year he said "we Read more...
September 29, 1971 - Forty Years Ago Another War.
News of the day for September 29, 1971 - The Vietnam War heating up. President Thieu orders shoot-to-kill ahead of elections where he's the only candidate. Soviet spies in UK, Crime rate goes up. Hurricane Ginger about to come on shore. Freedom of the Press Commission hearings underway. Nixon visits families of POW-MIA's meeting in Washington. Read more...

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In a two week span in which the East Coast of the United States was beset by a monstrous hurricane, states in the same area had their strongest earthquake since World War II and Colorado experienced its most violent quake since 1967, we were Read more...
What Sunday August 28th Sounded Like In 1949.
News events of the week ending on August 28th, 1949 as presented by NBC Radio's Voices And Events. Read more...
And October 1947 Was A Picnic By Comparison
News from October 15, 1947 - Flying boat crash rescue, riots in Paris, Hurricane lashes Savannah Georgia, Secretary of State George C. Marshall addresses the AFofL, Middle East violence erupts over partition of Palestine. Read more...