Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek follows the painful but inspiring journey of Derrick Evans, a Boston teacher who moves home to coastal Mississippi when the graves of his ancestors are bulldozed to make way for the sprawling city of Gulfport. Over the course of a decade, Derrick and his neighbors stand up to powerful corporate interests and politicians and face ordeals that include Hurricane Katrina and the BP oil disaster in their struggle for self-determination and environmental justice.
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Come Hell or High Water traveled to Indonesia in April 2015 with AFS
Streaming free through Sept. 4
Following WORLD Channel broadcast for the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Come Hell or High Water streams for 10 days.
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Today I bought ingredients for a very special recipe. I have never attempted to emulate Neterine Theodore’s cream cheese pound cake, but this seems like the right time to try. I met Miss Net because she was Derrick Evans’ Sunday…
From the Come Hell or High Water newsletter (Sign up!) More ways to explore the legacy of Hurricane Katrina Until September 4th, WORLD Channel will provide a free stream of Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek at bit.ly/TurkeyCreek. Please let your networks know! Build on…