(200) Sandy & the homeless

Whenever a big storm, franken or otherwise, hits North America we see plenty in the media about the stranded travellers, the disruption to utilities and businesses, the influence of global warming and so forth.  Never much about the homeless and socially excluded.  With Sandy, at nine hundred miles across, the biggest storm in the lived human history of the Atlantic Ocean, there has actually been some mention of what might happen to the poor.

Shelter in a storm: homelessness even harder during Hurricane Sandy