hurricane florence

hurricane florence

“You can feel the spray”: Poop lagoons are making life hell for African-Americans in North Carolina

Hurricane Florence flooded many hog waste pits, but the problem has plagued the community for decades.
Sarah Sax
10.17.18
Pizza

This 40-Pound Pizza Burger Thing Is The Best/Grossest Way to Donate $2,000 to Hurricane Victims

“Everybody said I was crazy, I was out of my mind, how are you going to cook it? How are you going to put it all together?”
Jelisa Castrodale
10.16.18
hurricane florence

North Carolina’s poor had barely recovered from Hurricane Matthew. Then came Florence.

“We’re at a standstill,” said Rory Parker, whose home was destroyed in Matthew. “We’re done, tapped out of money.”
Charlie McGee
10.3.18
hurricane florence

Alligators, dead chickens, and E. coli: This is what lurks in the Florence floodwaters

Sarah Sax
9.21.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

The flooding is just getting started in this North Carolina town

While Trump toured the coast, poorer parts of North Carolina were flooding for the first time
Roberto Ferdman
9.20.18
hurricane florence

At Least 3.4 Million Farm Animals Drowned in the Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

Millions more are still at risk of dying from exposure, starvation, or drowning as the Carolinas recover.
Becky Ferreira
9.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump to America: This Hurricane Is Wet 'from the Standpoint of Water'

He also called it "not good," "a nasty one," "a big one," and "tough" three times.
Drew Schwartz
9.19.18
What's in the water

Hurricane Florence is turning North Carolina into a toxic stew of pig poop, sewage, and coal ash

Over a dozen pig "poop lagoons" have overflowed or are badly compromised.
Sarah Sax
9.18.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside a town in North Carolina where only the poorest parts flood

Why one family decided not to leave.
Roberto Ferdman
9.18.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

North Carolina didn't need FEMA to weather Hurricane Florence

The hurricane response efforts took shape in North Carolina’s counties and towns, largely independent of federal authorities.
Alexandra Jaffe
9.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

One Man Rescued 64 Dogs and Cats from Hurricane Florence in a School Bus

And he's heading back down to Wilmington, North Carolina, for more.
Nicole Clark
9.17.18
hurricane florence

“The crisis in North Carolina continues”: Day 5 of Hurricane Florence

"Catastrophic flooding and tornadoes are still claiming lives and property.”
Tess Owen
Jesse Seidman
9.17.18
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