New Orleans’ Upper 9th Ward Resembles A Zombie Apocalypse

Uninhabitable flood-damaged homes, overgrown streets and the stench of mold are more suggestive of a horror movie than a suburban community. Monday marks 11 years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Upper 9th Ward, a predominantly African-American neighborhood. Yet, the area remains littered with remnants of former residents’ shattered lives. Blocks of storm-ravaged homes, piles of…