California: When the wells run dry California drought forcing some families to live in ‘Third-World-type conditions’

Published September 1, 2015 by godshope1971

TULARE, Calif. – Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets in the bare dirt of his yard. It’s his daily ritual now in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma’s Dust Bowl. But only a trickle came out; then a drip, then nothing more.

“There it goes,” said Lozano, a 40-year-old disabled vet, masking his desperation with a smile. “That’s how we do it in Okieville now.” ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»

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