decade-after-911---entertainment-and-culture

For many, being able to laugh is the first giant step forward. In the weeks that followed the September 11 terrorist attacks
Paul Simon appeared along with Yo-Yo Ma and James Taylor at Ground Zero today to commemorate the World Trade Center memorial
These words most directly relate to our final "history" section. Similar to the alert backdrop, this section is not meant
Newspapers around the world commemorated the tenth anniversary of 9/11 on Sunday. The Twin Towers were, of course, the most
The simple message of Andrea Patel's book continues to move people. Continues to offer hope. As on that day suggests, despite the bad things that happen in the world, each of us can always do something to make the world a better place.
At a time of profound cynicism, uncertainty and frustration within our own borders, if nothing else, these two amazing films remind us that in the very worst of times, it's possible to find the best in ourselves.
Debbie Rosenfeld recalls the events of September 11, 2001. She speaks of the embraces of strangers in Midtown Manhattan, about
And at that conceptual level -- the massing and siting of the buildings, of the memorial, of the new streets -- it's remarkable
Nothing about this memorial is hidden -- not from the city, and not from visitors. And in this way, Arad has made sure his
The arts are how we communicate about our emotions and our resolve. Every single memorial event that I have ever seen relating to the horror of 9/11 has included the arts as a necessary core of activity.
Do you think you could sum up what you learned from them? JW: Yes, on a certain level, yes, and the second year by most accounts

Our special section, "9/11: A Decade After", will be examining the ways in which 9/11 changed America from all angles, from the economy to national security, politics, education, parenting, pop culture, and the arts. READ MORE

Back to School and Deeper in Debt With a new class of students starting college this month, there's no better time to examine the mountainous student debt college graduates are facing, how it will affect their futures, and what it will mean for the future of America. READ MORE

HuffPost's First e-Book: A People's History of the Great Recession Our first e-book puts flesh and blood on the data of our economic crisis, and brings to our readers the real stories of the "formerly middle class." READ MORE

As U.S. troops headed to Afghanistan in October 2001, the media followed. In 2003, when President Bush shifted the country’s
Dana O'Keefe, an executive producer of "My Trip To Al Qaeda," suggested that the rise of the documentary has changed the
I was at home in Princeton, NJ on September 11, 2001. After spending most of the day watching TV coverage of the shocking
We've all heard the phrase, "Tragedy + Time = Comedy," but what if you're a comedian in the midst of a tragedy who must return
Father Brian Jordan, Friar, Church of St. Francis of Assisi, Midtown Manhattan, 2001. Ten years later, McNally has returned
Might it be, as my mother said to me on this ugly, sinful day, That the world is on its last go-round?
From now until September 15th the public is invited to visit Sciame Construction in Lower Manhattan to view the Pen & Ink Exhibition of John Coburn's Healing Hearts.
The networks are announcing their plans for 9/11 coverage as the tenth anniversary of the tragic day approaches. All the