China’s devastating floods can be traced back to corruption and overbuilding — Quartz

China is reeling under the country’s most devastating floods in over a decade. Weeklong flooding has killed more than 180 people, affected 32 million people across 26 provinces on the mainland, and led to losses of 50 billion yuan (about $7 billion), according to the latest figures from the state flood control office on July…

via China’s devastating floods can be traced back to corruption and overbuilding — Quartz

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