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Retired contractor Shirley Thomas in the 7th Ward of New Orleans. — Wyatt McSpadden

Two years after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast, AARP The Magazine sent investigative journalist Barry Yeoman to discover if any progress had been made in restoring the lives of older residents of the region. What he found was decidedly mixed. … Back to Article

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