Labors of Love two years after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

The Second Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is tomorrow, August 29. Two years after the storm slamming America's Gulf Coast region and bludgeoning one of its major cities, New Orleans, La., some Americans remain immensely concerned and passionate about rebuilding the region and the city. Many of those concerned are not tied by family to these communities. They simply want to be part of the solution, to help. Katina Parker, resident of California and the founder and director of New Orleans Labor of Love is one of those people, and she believes part of the solution is bringing more volunteers to New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. ...more

There's so much more on this disaster, recovery efforts, and government's mismanagement of the ...more