Lizabeth Thompson

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Still Struggling, Katrina's Victims Tell Stories of Survival

Adrianne Appel in Baton Rouge, Louisiana<br>for National Geographic News<p>September 27, 2005<p>Even before Hurricane Rita dealt a second blow to the Gulf region, the victims of Hurricane Katrina continued to struggle to reclaim their lives from the water and rubble.<p>For some, it is as if Katrina hit only …

Extreme Weather

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The Impact of a Declining Defense Budget on Combat Readiness

Combat readiness is defined as “[t]he ability of US military forces to fight and meet the demands of the national military strategy.”[1] This is the …

The Power Of War Propaganda and How It Works

<b>80% Of Americans Think Iran’s Nuclear Program Threatens The US</b><p>A new poll finds 80% of Americans think Iran has a nuclear weapons program and that it …

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The Real Test of the Iran Deal

The agreement doesn’t guarantee that Tehran will never produce nuclear weapons—because no agreement could do so.<p>A week ago I volunteered my way into an <i>Atlantic</i> debate on the merits of the Iran nuclear agreement. The long version of the post is here; the summary is that the administration has both …

Political Science

September 11 Photos: The Heart-Wrenching Images Of 9/11 That We'll Never Forget

Twelve years after the Sept. 11 attacks, these images still resonate, reminding of the absolute physical and emotional devastation that so many people experienced that day.<p><i>(Many of the photos below contain graphic content.)</i><p><i>In this Sept. 11, 2001 file photo, United Airlines Flight 175 closes in on</i> …