The New Yorker’s Katrina Abomination: The Logic of Genocide


by BAR executive editor Glen Ford

The best thing that could happen to poor Black people is for a Katrina-like catastrophe to hit their city, scattering them to the four corners of the country. So says an article in a leading “liberal” magazine, which maintains that “the forced exodus of Katrina should be replicated as public policy, for the good of both the purposely displaced and society as a whole.” In the real world, white supremacy and capitalism created the ghettos.
The New Yorker’s Katrina Abomination: The Logic of Genocide
by BAR executive editor […]