Terra Verde

Disaster collectivism and climate resilience

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Can community based “disaster collectivism” be both a strategy for climate resilience as well as an antidote to what Naomi Klein famously described as “disaster capitalism”? Host Michelle Chan speaks with Helena Wong about what CAAV: Organizing Asian Communities did in the wake of Superstorm Sandy and with Colette Pichon Battle of Moving Forward Gulf Coast about community responses to Hurricane Katrina.