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KATRINA: THE WORLD COMES AROUND (SORT OF)

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 10:47 PM

***scroll down for updates*** United Nations Undersecretary-General Jan Egeland–yeah, the same jerk who called America “stingy” during the Indonesian tsunami disaster last year–has come around to offering the U.N.’s help to victims of Hurricane Katrina (hat tip: Catez Stevens, who has more): United Nations Undersecretary-General Jan Egeland, who oversaw relief efforts after the Indian Ocean […]

KATRINA: CAN LAW & ORDER BE RESTORED?

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 10:21 PM

***scroll down for 9/1 updates…gun defenses tracked…*** The mayor of New Orleans has declared martial law, reports the WWL blog. I’ve covered the uncertainties surrounding this question several times over the past few days. Mike Wiser at Brendan Loy’s blog writes: We’ve had conflicting reports about martial law over the past few days, with some […]

KATRINA: CAN LAW & ORDER BE RESTORED?

By thisistwitchy  •  August 31, 2005 10:21 PM

***scroll down for 9/1 updates…gun defenses tracked…*** The mayor of New Orleans has declared martial law, reports the WWL blog. I’ve covered the uncertainties surrounding this question several times over the past few days. Mike Wiser at Brendan Loy’s blog writes: We’ve had conflicting reports about martial law over the past few days, with some […]

$45,306,000 AND COUNTING

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 09:39 PM

That’s the estimated amount that private American individuals, groups and companies have already donated to help victims of Hurricane Katrina. Chuck Simmins is keeping track. No waiting for the feds. No waiting for the celebs. No waiting for the U.N. and the “international community.” Among the folks who are Getting Things Done: – Bill Hennessy […]

These are the gangstas in my neighborhood

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 08:57 PM

Just a quick break from Katrina blogging to point you to my latest column on the continuing spread of MS-13 in the Washington, D.C., suburbs and across the country. An excerpt: The peaceful suburbs of Washington, D.C., are beginning to look and feel like East Los Angeles. The violent illegal alien gang Mara Salvatrucha (or […]

THESE ARE THE GANGSTAS IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD…

By thisistwitchy  •  August 31, 2005 08:57 PM

Just a quick break from Katrina blogging to point you to my latest column on the continuing spread of MS-13 in the Washington, D.C., suburbs and across the country. An excerpt: The peaceful suburbs of Washington, D.C., are beginning to look and feel like East Los Angeles. The violent illegal alien gang Mara Salvatrucha (or […]

KATRINA: GETTING THINGS DONE

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 11:39 AM

***scroll down for updates…IT workers, Houston helps, Homes for Katrina Victims…where is Amazon.com?…Canadians helping…beware of scams…Amazon.com changes its mind…*** 1) As I noted last night, N.Z. Bear at TTLB has set up a registration page for bloggers who want to participate in the Hurricane Katrina Blog Relief Day fundraiser–inspired by Hugh Hewitt–set for tomorrow, Sept. […]

KATRINA: “YOU LOOT, I SHOOT”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 01:42 AM

***scroll down for updates…Louisiana Gov. requesting federal troops…looting in Biloxi…hospital evacuations…someone looted a Dyson vacuum cleaner…”Finding vs. looting…”*** Darkness is descending on New Orleans, literally and figuratively. Just when you think it couldn’t get any worse, the N.O. Times-Picayune blog reports that the local children’s hospital is under siege: Late Tuesday, Gov. Blanco spokeswoman Denise […]

KATRINA: HELL BREAKING LOOSE

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 09:04 PM

***scroll down for updates, more charitable relief info, looting/prison riot status, definitive clarification about reporting on “martial law,” midnight update and declaration of tomorrow’s Day of Prayer*** As I noted below, the Orleans Parish Prison inmate rioting situation is grave. ABC News reports: Inmates at a prison in hurricane-ravaged New Orleans have rioted, attempted to […]

KATRINA: FROM BAD TO WORSE IN NEW ORLEANS

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 05:46 PM

***scroll down for updates, new photos, and video links…plus info on inmates rioting*** Chaos: No power. No drinkable water. Dead bodies floating in the water. Prisons, hospitals, the Superdome are being evacuated. Looting in plain view of the police and the National Guard. New Orleans councilwoman Jackie Clarkson: “The looting is out of control.” I’ve […]

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