by Greg Palast
24 August, 2010
It’s been five years already. In New Orleans, more than half the original residents have not, cannot, return.
“They don’t want no poor niggers back in – that’s the bottom line.”
And that’s Malik Rahim, Director of Common Ground, who led the survivors who rebuilt their homes in the teeth of official resistance in “The City That Care Forgot.”
You’ll meet Malik and the people that everyone forgot in Big Easy to Big Empty: the Untold Story of the Drowning of New Orleans, chosen this week as Moviefone’s top pick of Katrina documentaries.