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Louisiana Considered: FEMA’s Failures To Address Economic Disparities In Disaster Relief, New Orleans Business Alliance Head Takes Similar Position In Michigan

  • NPR Science Desk reporter Rebecca Hersher discusses how socioeconomic conditions determine how people are affected by pollution and climate change, as well as their access to disaster relief and energy.
  • Outgoing President and CEO of the New Orleans Business Alliance Quentin L. Messer, Jr. joins us to talk about his new position in Michigan, which is similar to the position he held at NOLABA.
Karl Lengel has worked in the lively arts as an actor, announcer, manager, director, administrator and teacher. In broadcast, he has accumulated over two decades of on-air experience and is currently WWNO’s anchor for NPR’s “All Things Considered” and a host for “Louisiana Considered”. He holds a BS in Professional Management from Nova Southeastern University and an MFA in Film and Theatre from the University of New Orleans.
Aubry is a reporter, producer and operations assistant in Baton Rouge.