Valerie Plame Wilson, Lyzbeth Glick Best, Daisy Kahn And Others Reflect On September 11th
We’ve been so impressed and inspired by the number of stories about women coming out this week in commemoration of the 10th anniversary of 9/11:
- Soledad O’Brien’s CNN special "Beyond Bravery: The Women of 9/11" based on the book "Women at Ground Zero: Stories of Compassion and Courage"
- Former New York City Fire Department Captain Brenda Berkman discussing the role her fellow female responders played at Ground Zero
- Carol D’Auria of 1010 Wins speaking with female first responders about their experiences the day the Twin Towers fell, and
- TIME's interactive video gallery Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience, which features a number of women.
Each of these features reacts to and breaks the silence around how women responded to and were affected by 9/11.
Below we're thrilled to feature quotes from six of the women included in TIME's gallery, revealing in their own words how 9/11 impacted their lives.
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You can see all the photos, video and testimonials from "Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience" at TIME.com.