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The U.S. Needs a Gulf Coast Wall, Not a Mexico Border Wall

Aerial view Buildings and homes are flooded

BLOOMBERG, NOVEMBER 1, 2020 Rising sea levels and more frequent hurricanes are a much bigger threat to the country than immigrants. By Julian Lee for Bloomberg – Rather than building a wall along the border with Mexico, the next president of the United States would be better off building a wall along the Gulf of Mexico coastline. Climate change will have …

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‘Nothing Left’: How Back-to-Back Hurricanes Gutted a U.S. Town

Flooded town. Stop sign

BLOOMBERG, OCTOBER 11, 2020 “After being battered by Hurricane Laura, when Delta came ashore Friday, there was little left to destroy” By Shannon Sims and Eric Roston for Bloomberg – On the day after Hurricane Delta cut its ruinous path across southern Louisiana, Dick Frerks pointed to a lone 20-foot pylon rising from the bayou and summed up what he’d lost. “Our house …

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