San Antonio Area Foundation
KATRINA DISASTER RELIEF
Donation link, Phone numbers, Etc.
The way they have it set up now, it's best to go to their main page and click the KATRINA BLOG link (because if you try to go straight to the blog you're likely to get an outdated page)
MSNBC's Katrina Blog
Kari Huus and Jim Seida are traveling through Katrina-ravaged areas along the Gulf Coast, reporting on refugees' efforts to rebuild their lives.
Chronology of errors: how a disaster spread
New Orleans mayor delayed evac order 12 hours, Chertoff and FEMA delayed a day-plus
Red Cross debit cards bought $800 Louis Vuitton purses
email IT help
I appreciate all your efforts to help during this natural disaster and displacement of people. ..
The Red Cross is now looking for volunteers with computer skills.
A group of us met yesterday to establish the IT centers for the victims of Katrina and are now looking for people with data entry skills, basic application skills and technical skills. If any of your viewers are interested in assisting with these functions I ask that they visit sasafelist.org (created with the help of local company Rackspace) to assist in this effort.
Frank Kenisky IV, CISSP, CISA, CISM
Information Technical Security Specialist
(210) 301-6433 - (210) 887-6985
Poll suggests Bush could be Katrina’s next casualty
52 percent, say they do not trust the president “to make the right decisions during a domestic crisis” (45 percent do). The numbers are exactly the same when the subject is trust of the president to make the right decisions during an international crisis.
Katrina exodus could scramble voting patterns in Texas
As the ad says, you have a RIGHT to better vision...
Rustlers raiding California farms for diesel
With diesel prices hovering around $3.25 a gallon, rural tanks have become targets for theft.
OPINION: PAUL KRUGMAN
All the President's friends
"...what we really should be asking is whether FEMA's decline and fall is unique, or part of a larger pattern. What other government functions have been crippled by politicization, cronyism and/or the departure of experienced professionals?"
GI Bill benefits might extend to spouses if soldiers re-enlist
Even supporters question Iraq war tactics
Staunch supporters of the Bush administration's policy in Iraq have become more vocal and public with their concern over the way things are going there, prompting observers to suggest that even Republicans are getting nervous.
1,500 strip for art's sake in French city with larger, poor-quality photo
Brits make embryos using so-called "virgin conception" technique
Homeless woman who turned in $800 is rewarded
12-year-old girl sees dead dad in police drunk driving presentation
Did God send Katrina to punish sin and homosexuality?
100-square-mile bulge in Oregon's Cascade mountains
Aggie cops nab transgendered "woman" after shelter shower
31-year-old posed as 13-year-old to molest boys No, this is not a Michael Jackson "BEFORE" photo
Two thrashing about in water didn't need rescuing They apparently just needed each other