Via Reason’s Hit & Run, here’s a post from the History News Network on how Alabama is pulling itself up by its own bootstraps:
Although most of the relief effort starts with individuals who weigh in on their own, churches are playing a key role in coordinating it. I don’t know if a more secular city would fare nearly as well.
And speaking of homemade relief efforts, if you’re like me, you enjoy lending financial support to those in need and wearing cool, unique tshirts. An Alabama artist has figured out a way you can do both.