Sandy Rosenthal Interviewed on Iowa Public Radio NPR

Sandy Rosenthal, author of the recently released Words Whispered in Water, was recently interviewed by John Burnett for Iowa Public Radio NPR, listen here.

Interview:

https://www.iowapublicradio.org/2020-08-29/remembering-hurricane-katrinas-impact-15-years-later


Words Whispered In Water

Why the Levees Broke in Hurricane Katrina

It’s a horror story, a mystery, and David and Goliath story all in one. In 2005, the entire world watched as a major U.S. city was nearly wiped off the map. The levees ruptured and New Orleans drowned. But while newscasters attributed the New Orleans flood to “natural catastrophes” and other types of disasters, citizen investigator Sandy Rosenthal set out to expose the true culprit and compel the media and government to tell the truth. This is her story.