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CALIFORNIA IS BURNING. WHAT CAN BE DONE?

Nov 17, 2018 - Tampa Bay Times

My home state is burning.

I grew up in California, so I'm familiar with wildfire. I remember occasionally waking up to a fine dusting of ash on the family car and the singe of smoke in my eyes. But the fires that tear across the state today feel different, and I'm watching the disaster unfold from the opposite coast.

The Camp Fire has ravaged Northern California, leveling the city of Paradise. With more than 8,800 structures destroyed and more than 60 people dead, the fire has claime...