C'est Levee?

The Common Dreams website's quick visual reference guide to levee construction around the world -- and how woefully inadequate American levees were in New Orleans.

Photographic comparison of English, Dutch and Italian levees to those in New Orleans.

Full Story: No Comment: Their Levees - Our Levees


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