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Desperation and Danger

I'm following the aftermath of hurricane Katrina fairly closely, and I can't get over the surreal nature of it all.  Much of New Orleans is under water, looting is widespread with many looters armed with weapons, thousands and thousands of people are simply homeless with no food or water, rescue
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Throw The Damn DART

The Disaster Assistance Response Team, or DART for short, is a specialized team of about 200 Canadian Forces soldiers that flies into disaster areas around the world to provide drinking water and medical treatment until long-term aid arrives.  The military created DART in 1996 because of its experience in Rwanda
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