Juliette Kayyem on politicans pushing back

Politicians Push Back
By Juliette Kayyem
The Boston Globe

“Hurricanes are usually occasions for the public to complain about a lack of preparation by their leaders….But the bigger surprise this week has been the willingness of elected leaders to push back against citizens who didn’t — or wouldn’t — do enough to protect themselves. These targets included not only those YouTube daredevils who gloried in the risks, but ordinary people who insisted on going to work even as the winds picked up, or who failed to secure their homes and boats and cars.”

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