2918/09/13: Evacuation isn’t an option for everyone.
When people don’t evacuate from mandatory evacuation zones, it isn’t
a problem of intelligence or herd mentality. It’s a problem of poverty and resources. We need to treat it as such.
just like last year, armchair meteorologists are saying that residents who
fail to leave areas affected by Hurricane Florence just don’t understand the danger. Frankly, that is an elitist mentality.
Cost is a major factor for many people trying to decide whether to ev
Many Americans don’t even have $500 in savings, making an unplanned hotel stay a significant financial burden. Even if they resorted to a high-interest payday loan to cover evacuation expenses, leaving the area might get them fired.