Professor Michael Blum Interviewed on Colbert


Right at the beginning of our trip to the Gulf Coast we had the opportunity to meet with Tulane University Professor Michael Blum. Yesterday he was interviewed on the Colbert Report: The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c All’s Well That Ends Oil Well – Michael Blum Colbert Report Full Episodes 2010 [...]

Watching Grown Men Cry: Fear and Distrust in Mississippi


We’re rushing from Grand Isle, Louisiana to D’Iberville, Mississippi where our guide, Pat Heidingsfelder, along with the help of local community organizer Linda St. Martin, has set up a town hall style meeting with Gulf Coast shrimpers. It’s an uncanny mix of folks: half are Cajun, the other are from the Vietnamese community. But in [...]