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September 11

Jaweed Kaleem

Prominent Evangelicals Make Appeal Ahead Of 9/11 | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 11.09.2011 | Religion

NEW YORK -- As Americans continue to debate the controversial decision by New York City officials to not include clergy-recited prayers in the Sept. 1...

Dan Froomkin

9/11 Attacks Led To Half-Trillion-Dollar Homeland Security Spending Binge | Dan Froomkin | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In July, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security quietly scuttled a multi-billion dollar program to install high-tech radiation detecto...

Bianca Bosker

New Ways To Memorialize 9/11 | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.09.2011 | Technology

John Vigiano II’s name is one of 2,983 etched into bronze panels at the National September 11 Memorial in Manhattan, a tribute to the thousands who ...

Chris Kirkham

After 9/11, A New Era In The Business Of Detaining Immigrants | Chris Kirkham | Posted 11.09.2011 | Business

This article has been updated On a conference call with investors less than two months after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Wall Street executive ...

Andrea Stone

Expert Says 9/11 Terror Threat May Not Match Size Of Previous Attacks | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As counterterrorism officials here and in New York search frantically to confirm a "credible" report of an "active plot" to set off expl...

Matt Sledge

9/11 Memorial Plaza: The Kind Of Place You Can Take A Date? | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.09.2011 | New York

The old World Trade Center towers sat on a barren, windswept plaza that cut off the city's street grid. That plaza was not a good setting to spark a r...

Nero Revival -- Memorial Nine Eleven, The Opera of Mischa Vetere

Mischa Vetere | Posted 11.09.2011 | Arts
Mischa Vetere

My wish for my memorial painting, besides the sincere thoughts for the thousands of victims of September 11th, 2001, is that humanity finds a way to protect itself from individuals trying to play God.

PHOTO: 9/11 In San Francisco: A Decade Remembered

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.09.2011 | San Francisco

When it comes to September 11, we all pay tribute in our own way. For some of us, that means remembering through silence and ceremony, like the memori...

Unforgettable Images Of The 9/11 Attacks (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Politics

On September 11, 2001, Americans gathered around television sets in shock and horror as the nation came under attack. Ten years later, the iconic i...

Ten Years Later: A Return to Our Ideals

Sayu Bhojwani | Posted 11.09.2011 | New York
Sayu Bhojwani

In the months after the attack, I was more painfully aware of my difference than ever before. The hard-won sense of belonging that I felt after becoming a U.S. citizen was now constantly under threat.

Michael McAuliff

A Pocketful Of Terror: Deciphering My Toxic Dust From 9/11 | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.09.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- A few weeks ago, just before I went on vacation with my family, I went to my basement and retrieved a legal-sized white envelope and an ...

Teaching 9/11 Through the Lessons of 9/12

Tracey E. Vitchers | Posted 11.09.2011 | Impact
Tracey E. Vitchers

Despite the fact that I was in the eighth grade on 9/11 and the after effects of that day -- the introduction of terror alert levels, tightened airpor...

Lizzie Schiffman

Post-9/11, Chicago Jews And Muslims Team Up | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 11.09.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- When a Palestinian woman named Nazira saw people covered in soot and blood running onto the train during her commute in New York City on Se...

Tara Kelly

A Man's Tale From The 74th Floor | Tara Kelly | Posted 11.09.2011 | Religion

Moments after the second tower was hit, John Pyndus realized he might die that day. But Pyndus was a man of faith. As a Eucharistic Minister, he'd ser...

Joy Resmovits

Teachers Make Own Lesson Plans For 9/11 | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.09.2011 | Education

NEW YORK -- Brook Peters saw the twin towers fall on his second day of kindergarten at Manhattan's P.S. 150. He was 4 years old and eight blocks away,...

A History Lesson

Dan Rather | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics
Dan Rather

2011-09-09-Screenshot20110909at11.00.38AM.jpgA decade after 9/11, we cannot rely on memorials and museums alone. We need to make sure that we teach history to those who never had the opportunity to remember in the first place.

William Alden

After 9/11, Financial District Less Dominated By Finance | William Alden | Posted 11.09.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Take a walk down Wall Street, and the change is immediately apparent. Off Nassau Street, the former Seamen's Bank for Savings building ...

A Classroom Window To September 11th Attacks: High School Students Look Back

Posted 11.09.2011 | Latino Voices

The butterfly effect purports that the flutter of a butterfly's wings could ripple like a chain reaction that eventually creates outsized, widespread ...

Saki Knafo

The Challenge Of Chronicling Life After 9/11 | Saki Knafo | Posted 11.09.2011 | Home

Of all the documentaries about Sept. 11, none is more intimate than "Rebirth," a new film that draws its drama not from the cataclysmic nature of the ...

Another Misguided 'Mini-Culpa' from Bill Keller of NYT on Backing Iraq War

Greg Mitchell | Posted 11.09.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

Bill Keller, the top editor at the New York Times since July 2003, has penned a lengthy piece for this Sunday's Times Magazine, which was launched online early this week, as if the world could not wait another day for it.

Gerry Smith

'Cyber 9/11': Serious Risk Or Inflated Threat? | Gerry Smith | Posted 11.09.2011 | Technology

Ten years after the Sept. 11 attacks, many lawmakers and intelligence officials say they fear the next such attack could be triggered with the click o...

Mass on 9/11: Scripture On The Mark

Sister Mary Ann Walsh | Posted 11.09.2011 | Religion
Sister Mary Ann Walsh

Scripture advises that anger clouds our vision and hardens our hearts. It makes us base rather than noble. It blinds us to our own failings and encourages a dangerous arrogance. It makes us forget we need forgiveness as individuals and as a nation.

Chile's September 11

Al Jazeera | Posted 11.09.2011 | World

September 11 marks the anniversary of the 1973 military coup that replaced Chile’s democratically-elected socialist government led by President Salv...

The Remains Of 9/11 That Were Never Found

Carla Candia | Posted 11.09.2011 | Latino Voices

Whenever she wants to feel close to her son Paul, who died in the Sept. 11 attacks, Sophie Ortiz pulls out her journal and writes to him, usually the ...

What Is The Symbol Of New York City Today?

Annie Correal | Posted 11.09.2011 | Latino Voices

When the Twin Towers were destroyed, one of New York City’s greatest symbols disappeared. Yet 10 years later, the Towers remain embedded in the h...