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LT. General Russel L. Honoré, US Army (Ret), was widely hailed by the media as the "Category 5 General" who led Task Force Katrina in the aftermath of the devastating hurricanes that struck the Gulf Coast in the summer of 2005. General Honoré is currently a Senior Scientist with The Gallup Organization, where he is working on developing questions to determine levels of preparedness, and a CNN Preparedness Contributor.

My Next Mission

After more than 37 years of uniformed service to the U.S. Army and our nation, I will spend the second half of my life committed to a new mission: Creating a “Culture of Preparedness’’ in America. Every effort I take, whether it is this new Web site, public speaking/lectures, fund-raisers, or the books I have written or will write, will be committed to this cause.

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PayStreamAdvisors - September 17th, 2015

Louisiana: The State We're In

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LPB - August 28th, 2015

Commander of Katrina task force reflects on storm

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CBS News - August 28th, 2015

Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré: ‘Disasters Create Opportunity’

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By Velda Addison, Hart Energy - August 26th, 2015

General Honore reflects on Hurricane Katrina

A decade after Katrina hit the gulf coast and decimated New Orleans, retired Lt Gen Russel Honore reflects on the chaos

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Al Jazeera America News - August 24th, 2015

Lt. Gen. Russel Honore: New Orleans a 'magnificent story of resilience'

When the shear devastation of Hurricane Katrina was revealed following the levee breaks, the country called in the cavalry. At the helm was three-star Gen. Russel Honore.

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VIDEO: Hurricane Katrina Didn’t Kill New Orleans—But It Almost Did

 A new documentary shows how the city has changed in the decade since the storm—and also how it hasn’t.

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The Nation - August 14th, 2015

Gen. Russel Honoré discusses guns in America

Army general who implored troops to ‘put those damn weapons down’ during Katrina has strong opinions on guns

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Al Jazeera America News - August 10th, 2015

Combat Marine Outdoors: Audio Clip of General Honoré

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Lt. General Russel Honoré (Ret.) Commander, Joint Task Force Katrina, U.S. Army

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New Orleans Magazine - August, 2015

Gen. Honore': America in denial about guns

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The News Star - July 27, 2015

Lt. General Russell Honoré - Since Katrina
Baton Rouge Christain Life, July 2015

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Preparedness interview on Weatherchannel with Sam and Jim

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The 504: Helping young black men finish college

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Gen. Russel L. Honoré on Building a Team

Gen. Russel L. Honoré, speaking at SAS Global Forum Executive Conference 2015, give insights into building a team.

CNN Coverage of General Russel L. Honoré

Footage during hurricane Katrina

National Defense University Press Review:

Leadership in the New Normal

Lieutenant General Russel L. Honoré Addresses

E. J. Ourso College of Business - 2012 Commencement

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