I was thinking about writing a blog post about the parallels between the COVID19 crisis and life on the New Orleans home front during World War 2. Luckily, 64 Parishes magazine did it for me here.

Rose works as a bookkeeper at Higgins Industries. Here’s a link to read more about Andrew Jackson Higgins and the boats that helped win World War II.

Even Nazi POWs were appalled at the treatment of African-Americans in the U.S. Heather Gilligan’s Medium post tells one story.