september-11th-anniversary

Impact
Because isn't that what tragedy tends to do? It forces us to be extra sensitive to others, extra compassionate towards others
New York
Does everyone do this? Hearing that September 11 is coming up, do you think back to where you were when you heard the news? What you were doing, who you talked to first, how you worried about friends or family living anywhere in the vast metropolis of New York City.
Latino Voices
With the Zadroga bill ending at the end of the month, we can expect the same politicians who get publicly weepy at 9/11 memorial services to go ahead and stiff those who personally responded to the emergency. As a nation, giving benefits to all those who were injured at Ground Zero should be a no-brainer, but this Congress can't even get that right.
Politics
"It was horrible," Jarmek said. "There were bodies everywhere." Last night, Steinberg accidentally played a recording of
Politics
2,518 2 10-11 The number of years it took for the first sick responders to begin receiving payments for health compensation
College
As an incoming sophomore in college now, I understand even more about the extraordinary impact that 9/11 had on America.
Wellness
It was the 12th of September 2001, and insomnia had only just begun to run rampant worldwide. Thousands of miles away from
New York
As Wednesday marks twelve years since the September 11th attacks, we take a moment to look at the many tributes and acts
New York
...Not here where I live /where just 20 minutes/before the first air-/craft hit, my-first/born waited/beneath at Station Stop World/Trade Center
Chicago
"I hope that people, when they drive by, it makes them think and remember and maybe do one thing different that day," Luburich
Impact
Former US Army corporal, Roberto Cruz was deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom. On August 14, 2005 while on guard duty in a watchtower in Tikrit, he was shot by a sniper.
Impact
Five million volunteers. Five million husbands, wives, sons, and daughters. Five million soldiers, sailors, airmen, and Marines who have fought for a dozen years. Next year, the last of these men and women will come home from Afghanistan. What comes next for this generation of veterans? What will their legacy be?
New York
A new time-lapse video, released to commemorate the twelfth anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001, shows the transformation
Teen
On September 11, 2001, I learned never to take peace for granted. Over a decade later, it is now our turn to be tested. Will we bask in the pleasure of our own resilience, or will we truly go to any length to stand behind peace?
Politics
On September 14, 2001, in New York United States, President George Bush comforts New York City Fire Dept Lt Lenard Phelan
Culture & Arts
Since the tragic events of September 11th, 2001, artists from the United States and abroad have attempted to capture the
New York
The ceremony begins at 8:39 a.m.in 9/11 Memorial plaza, under the shadow of One World Trade Center, which earlier this year
Wellness
Today, may the gentle sounds of our whispered blessings rise up and join together in the September skies, covering our nation with a sheltering blanket of reverence, unity, and meaning.
Politics
I was a student in Tennessee. My memories of that day are unremarkable but I'm sure similar to those of my peers in other areas far from the epicenter of the attacks.
Culture & Arts
Since the tragic events of September 11th, 2001, artists from the United States and abroad have attempted to capture the