Reveal date: Aug 8 2006 Status: Complete Tagged: Housing, HUD, New Orleans

The Yes Men get themselves invited to the Gulf Coast Reconstruction Conference as HUD, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In the wake of Katrina, HUD has collaborated with large private developers in tearing down public housing, despite a dire need for it. In the Yes Men's version, HUD behaves quite differently.

 

 

  

 

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Aug 2006