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A Community's Trials: Cop Mans Post as Grandmother Is Buried

This is an article by Jennifer Siegel entitled "A Community's Trials: Cop Mans Post as Grandmother Is Buried," and is about a Jewish police officer in New Orleans who does not abandon his post like so many others did in the storm's immediate aftermath, even when it causes him to miss his grandmother's funeral in Jackson, Mississippi. This article originally appeared in the Forward (www.forward.com) on September 09, 2005, and is reprinted with permission.

Emails to Family from New Orleans, June 30-July 8, 2006

These are emails from Ilana Hurwitz to family members from June 30 to July 8, 2006. Ilana, who is a South African native, is an attorney who went to New Orleans to volunteer at the Common Ground Collective's Legal Clinic.