U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Slams TIME

From a release:

    TIME magazine’s August 13, 2007, cover story, “The Threatening Storm,” contains many errors and misrepresentations of facts with respect to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Hurricane Katrina, and ongoing efforts to improve hurricane and storm damage reduction for southeast Louisiana.

    “The misrepresentation of the situation in Louisiana by TIME magazine
    is damaging to efforts to get essential, factual information to the people and community leaders of New Orleans,” said Maj. Gen. Don T. Riley, Director of Civil Works for the Corps. “The article’s reckless disregard for the truth undermines the real science and risk information citizens need to make informed decisions about rebuilding.”

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