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New Yorker: Comment

The New Yorker

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A weekly reading of the magazine's "Comment" essay.

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Race and the Storm

August 17th, 2015

Episode 352 of 410 episodes

In “Race and the Storm,” Jelani Cobbwrites that Hurricane Katrina wasn’t just a natural disaster. It was the start of a referendum on black citizenship.

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