Articles on Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath
offered of help after Hurricane Katrina:
John Maxwell: No Way Out?
Peter Bourne, MD: Cuba Can Teach the US about Hurricane Relief (9-26-5-2005
United Nations report on Hurricane Rita in Cuba (9-22-2005)
Bill Press: Charles Darwin Was Wrong
Katrina shines spotlight on realities for Black people in the United States
Business Daily argues against Cuban offer of medical help:
From the website of Florida Senator Mel Martinez
Listen to Spanish commentary on September 9, 2005
Comment by Cuban-American scholar Marifeli Perez-Stable
shines spotlight on realities or Black people in the U.S.
Katrina: hurricane winds still blowing
• According to Bush, there’s plenty of time for blame
Cuban doctors say politics block Katrina aid offer
Call for independent inquiry into belated reaction
by authorities (Granma) (9-8-2005)
Doctors Urge U.S. To Accept Cuba's Offer to send
disaster-trained doctors to stop Katrina Epidemics
South Florida Sun-Sentinel: Cuba's storm preparedness
seen as essential to national security, economy
St. Petersburg Times: Can we learn from Cuba's lesson?
U.S. mum on Cuba offer for Katrina relief (AP)
Katrina aide from Cuba? No thanks, says U.S. (MSNBC)
Katrina - A preventable social disaster
Cuba and the United States: Two Countries, Two Responses
What do Hurricane Katrina, 9/11 and the War On Iraq
by Elsy Fors (Prensa Latina, September 2005)
Those who couldn't or didn't want to leave were overwhelmingly black (Granma)
National Weather Service Warning before Katrina
Struck: "Devastating damage expected"
Summary of reiterated offer
reiterates the offer two days latter after nearly 1600 volunteered to go
Oxfam report on Cuba's disaster preparedness program (68 page PDF)
Katrina reveals some hard, unpleasant Truths (Michael Mayo, Sun-Sentinel,
Handy two-page leaflet in word format containing the
articles from the Sun-Sentinel and St. Petersburg Times
describing the Cuban approach in light of Hurricane Katrina.