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Is This a civilized society?
from Information Clearing House
Entered into the database on Saturday, September 10th, 2005 @ 18:15:05 MST


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Is This a civilized society?

What kind of country leaves the bodies of its citizens to rot in the streets?

Ravaged by Katrina, their corpses are left to feed rats and starving dogs.

Thousands of U.S. troops and government employees in New Orleans and each one is avoiding their responsibility to remove people and treat them with the respect they deserve.

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A dog consumes the remains of a man near a breach in a levee in New Orleans