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Phyllis Montana LeBlanc talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the anniversary

“I need Mayor Landrieu to stop telling the lies. We’re not back, that ain’t true. We’re back 50 percent. When you go into the lower ninth ward, which I did yesterday, it looks like Katrina just happened yesterday. Now we’re dealing with gentrification. It’s still a struggle. We had a huge opportunity with millions of dollars coming here, why not bring New Orleans back? Don’t just cherry pick where the money goes,” LeBlanc said.

Click the link above to hear the interview and read her personal reflections on the storm here.

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“Mayor Landrieu Needs To Stop Telling Lies, We’re Not Buying It,” Phyllis Montana Leblanc On The State Of New Orleans, 10 Years Later was originally published on blackamericaweb.com

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