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September 11

WATCH: September 11 Memorial Time-Lapse

Posted 11.08.2011 | New York

Ten years after the terrorist attacks on 9/11, the National September 11 Memorial at Ground Zero will open. On Sept. 11, Fodors reports, the memori...


Misha Lyuve | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Misha Lyuve

Let's not forget that bigger enemies than terrorism are sleepiness of our souls and resignation in our hearts, separateness of neighbors and fears that stop us.

9/11: Remembering a Tragedy Through Art

Srinivasan Pillay | Posted 11.08.2011 | Arts
Srinivasan Pillay

Can we make art of an experience in which people have lost loved ones? Can we justify directing people toward beauty when there is such tragedy? The beauty of abstract art is that it is in invitation for us to project what we will onto the piece.

Baseball, Hope and the Children of 9/11

Laurie Nadel | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Laurie Nadel

No one was more surprised than I to discover that the keys to healing for these 30-plus adolescents and young adults would be found at Yankee and Shea Stadiums.

September 11th: Honoring the Heroic Spirit of the Human Heart

Alicia Salzer, M.D. | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Alicia Salzer, M.D.

For many Ground Zero workers, being hailed as a hero felt like fraud. "A hero is the guy who emerges from a burning building with a baby in his arms," they told me. None of them had, despite their attempts, rescued anyone.

Perspective, Please

Robert Wright | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics
Robert Wright

The difficulty we have keeping terrorism's toll in perspective is our main enemy in the war on terror. This difficulty is responsible for some disastrous post-9/11 policies and is likely to bring more of them.

10 Years After 9/11: The Good and the Bad

Jim Wallis | Posted 11.08.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

In our sudden sense of vulnerability ten years ago we were then, and perhaps for the first time, like most of the world, where vulnerability is an accepted part of being human.

Memories of 9/11

Madeleine M. Kunin | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics
Madeleine M. Kunin

The site of the destroyed Twin Towers has been cleaned up but not rebuilt, the photographs of the funerals are now in albums but not forgotten, the country has moved on, but it has not healed its wounds.

Live-Stream Tonight's 9/11 Tribute Concert At The Kennedy Center, Feat. Emmylou, Wynton, And More

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 11.08.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON (Associated Press) -- A tribute concert at the Kennedy Center to mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks featuring Wynton Marsali...

Where Were You That Blue Sky Morning?

Lea Lane | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Lea Lane

On 9/11/01, I was in a clinic waiting room in the Sylvester Cancer Center of Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. My husband Chaim had recently been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.

Words Of Resilience: Quotes From Women Touched By 9/11

Posted 11.08.2011 | Women

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: S...

Lending a Helping Paw on the 10-Year Anniversary of 9/11

Wendy Diamond | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Wendy Diamond

While our firefighters and police officers became real-life superheroes on September 11th, we must not forget the four-legged heroes who played a big part.

On Tenth Anniversary Of 9/11, Many Afghans Have Never Heard Of It

Posted 11.08.2011 | World

While the United States prepares to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks on the twin towers and the Pentagon, hal...

Muslim Teens Push Back Against 9/11 Bullying

Posted 11.07.2011 | Religion

By Omar Sacirbey Religion News Service (RNS) At first, Sarah O'Neal thought the older boy's comment was directed at the towel she was carrying to ...

Latino Ground Zero Cleaners Struggle With Health Issues

Posted 11.08.2011 | Latino Voices

Day after day, Colombian immigrant Nayibe Padredin trekked through layers of dust in lower Manhattan after 9-11 to get to her job cleaning cleaning ...

Laura Stampler

How To Volunteer As A Family For 9/11 | Laura Stampler | Posted 11.08.2011 | Parents

On the tenth anniversary of Sept. 11, it's important to not only teach children about what happened when the Towers fell, but also to highlight the he...

Andrea Stone

WH Advisor John Brennan To Congress: Stop Playing Politics With 'Counterterrorism Cavalry' | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House's chief counterterrorism advisor expressed frustration Thursday that the administration remains unable to make good on i...

Timeline: Over A Decade Of Al Qaeda Terror Attacks

Posted 11.07.2011 | World

Sunday marks the tenth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center. In the immediate aftermath, Washington quickly came to suspect that Saudi...

Honoring 9/11 Through Service: A Fitting Tribute

Timothy J. McClimon | Posted 11.08.2011 | Impact
Timothy J. McClimon

This year, we will mark the 10th anniversary of 9/11 with one of the largest days of service in American history. A coalition of organizations are recruiting a million people to engage in an act of charitable service.

September 11th: A Poem

Kevin Powell | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Kevin Powell

Might it be, as my mother said to me on this ugly, sinful day, That the world is on its last go-round?

Notes from the Underground: The Art Below

Caroline Giegerich | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Caroline Giegerich

The next time you step onto the platform and wait for that train, think about all the moments you've spent throughout the tunnels in NYC and the ways these have defined you.

Turning To Shakespeare On September 11th

Terence Clarke | Posted 01.23.2012 | New York
Terence Clarke

The smoke still rose, still boiling, the dead still lying in their thousands. There is not an actor in the world that could effectively play a part in such a scene.

September 11 Attack Seen From Space

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.08.2011 | Technology

NASA has released footage shot from space during the September 11 attacks on New York's World Trade Center. On the morning of the attack, American ...

WATCH: What Travelers Should Expect On Sunday

Posted 11.07.2011 | Travel

Many Americans traveling this weekend might have one question in their minds: What can I expect at the airport on the 10th anniversary of 9/11? Th...

Joe Scarborough Releases Powerful Antiwar Song

Posted 11.07.2011 | Media

For all the similarities between the American war in Vietnam and those in Iraq and Afghanistan -- and there are, alas, too many -- here's one major di...