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Hurricane Harvey

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This article was produced as a project for the University of Southern California Center for Health Journalism’s National Fellowship.
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He used to sleep in a bed. In a home. That was until Hurricane Harvey struck, when the 70-year-old lost his home and almost everything he owned.
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The problems that come with wealth inequality are long-entrenched in the Texas Gulf Coast, where people like Angelica Castaneda are struggling to rebuild.
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Over the course of a single night, four generations of Sabine Wiegand’s family were suddenly left without a home....
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Rebuilding is expensive and draining for anyone caught in the path of a major storm. That's why such events tend to make existing disparities even worse.
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Houstonians may experience a public health crisis many orders of magnitude worse than the aftermath of other major storms.

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