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911 Terrorist Attacks

She Was Pregnant When She Became A 9/11 Widow -- Here's Her Life Today

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 12.15.2015 | OWN

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Tammy Perconti received a phone call from her husband, Jon, who was working in the World Trade Center. "He called an...

No Jeb, President George W. Bush Did Not "Keep Us Safe"

Peter J. Ognibene | Posted 10.19.2016 | Politics
Peter J. Ognibene

The war in Afghanistan is now in its fifteenth year, making it the longest war in our history. By turning from fighting the terrorists in Afghanistan who attacked us, to Iraq, which had not, President George W. Bush did not "keep us safe.

GOP Presidential Field Split Apart By 9/11

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.19.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Fourteen years later, the 9/11 terrorist attacks have become a major issue in the GOP presidential race, dividing the candidates on who ...

Why I Hope Our Youth Never Completely Understand Our Need to Remember Events Like September 11

Lisa Abeyta | Posted 09.11.2016 | Impact
Lisa Abeyta

As September 11 approaches, I find that a wash of memories and emotions have settled on me once again. Not vague, fuzzy memories but moments of intense clarity, where even the smells and sounds of that day are as clear as if it were happening today.

Crimes of the 'Sweep It All Up' Era

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 04.12.2015 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

As was said over and over again at that moment, 9/11 "changed everything." That meant they felt themselves freed to do all the mad things we now know they did, from preemptive wars and occupations to massive programs of torture and kidnapping.

LOOK: How These Celebs Remember 9/11

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.11.2013 | Latino Voices

Wednesday marks 12 years since the tragic morning that thousands of lives were lost when the World Trade Center came under attack by terrorists. On...

The Global Search for Education: We Will Remember

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.10.2012 | Education
C. M. Rubin

We will remember the 2,977 people from more than 90 nations who were killed as a result of the horrific terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. More than 400 of them were people who responded first to the attacks.

Andrea Stone

Michael Chertoff Says DHS Should Change Intelligence Mission | Andrea Stone | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nearly a decade after Congress created the Department of Homeland Security to prevent other 9/11-style terrorist attacks, a bipartisan g...

Ten Years After 9/11: The Suicide Angle

Dr. Adam Lankford | Posted 11.12.2011 | World
Dr. Adam Lankford

The easiest reaction is to just pick a side. Either the 9/11 hijackers were normal, or they were insane. Ten years after that day, this false dichotomy continues to distort explanations of why the U.S. was attacked.

The Turning Point

Alexander Goerlach | Posted 11.09.2011 | World
Alexander Goerlach

Today, the images of 9/11 have entered the historical record, not unlike black-and-white images of the construction of the Berlin wall or the fall of the Eastern Bloc.

Troves Of Documents And Art Lost In 9/11 Attacks

Posted 10.01.2011 | Arts

The tragic 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York City a decade ago took almost 3,000 lives. In addition to the loss of life, troves of documents and majo...

Remembering The Sacred Acts Of 9/12/01

Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rita Nakashima Brock, Ph. D.

With so much anti-Muslim hate being spewed in the name of 9/11 right now, we must remember the sacred things that happened on September 12, 2001.