This article exposes the inability of capitalists in the United States to provide the most basic resources to its population during the current waves of hurricanes. What would be good to see is how this compared to the response of other countries – especially Cuba – to the same disasters. In addition, not mentioned here is the lack of military presence to provide aid during these storms. People in the military are trained to build and repair – not just destroy. Why weren’t they used for this national emergency?
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