The government failed Texans—so people on the internet stepped in

The government failed Texans—so people on the internet stepped in

February 22, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

On Valentine’s Day, Texas plunged into a polar vortex the likes of which hadn’t been seen since 1899. Freezing temperatures led to widespread power outages. Homes more used to the swampy heat were useless against the wind and cold, with pipes bursting and ceilings caving in. Where water, clothing, and food were being distributed, lines…