September 11

In a debate over the future of U.S. government surveillance and the National Security Agency, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., called leaker Edward Snowden a “defector and a traitor,” and said that such metadata in 2001 could likely have prevented the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.  (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Rep. King: NSA Metadata Could Have Prevented 9/11 Attacks

In a debate over the future of U.S. government surveillance and the National Security Agency, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., called leaker Edward Snowden a “defector and a traitor,” and said that such metadata in 2001 could likely have prevented the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

12/23/2013

Following a remembrance ceremony, family members of those who died in the attack on the Pentagon take family photos as they visit the Pentagon Memorial. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Moment of Silence Marks Sept. 11 in Arlington

Hundreds of people gathered Wednesday at an Arlington County plaza three miles from the Pentagon and observed a moment of silence commemorating the Sept. 11 anniversary in a short, simple ceremony to remember a tragedy that no one has forgotten.

09/11/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Briefed on 9/11 Preparations

President Barack Obama has been briefed by his top national security aides on the government’s preparedness ahead of the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

09/10/2012

Roses float in the reflecting pool during a ceremony commemorating the 9/11 attacks at the World Trade Center site on Sept. 11, 2007, in New York City. (credit: Mike Segar/Getty Images)

Many Voices Share Reflections On Hope Since 9/11

Nine spiritual leaders from many walks of life and faith in New York share stories of hope about 9/11.

09/01/2011

Father Joseph Costantino (credit: Jai Mitchell)

Father Joseph Costantino: 9/11 Should Open Us To Hope

Father Joseph Costantino reflects on 9/11, and our need to reflect and infuse our lives with hope, ten years later.

09/01/2011

Judy Seicho Fleischman (credit: left, Jesse Jiryu Davis, at a Buddhist Council of New York event; right, Jai Mitchell)

Zen Buddhist Judy Seicho Fleischman: Asking Yourself Important Questions Post-9/11

A Village Zendo student and member of the Buddhist Council of New York shares her post-9/11 views.

08/24/2011

Sheikha Fariha (credit: Jai Mitchell)

Sheikha Fariha: Great Things Can Be Born From Tragedies Like 9/11

A Sufi mystic in New York reflect on what 9/11 means for America and Islam.

08/24/2011

Swami Ramananda (credit: Jai Mitchell)

Swami Ramananda: 9/11 Showed Importance Of Uniting Despite Differences

The president of the Integral Yoga Institute sees a oneness within all despite the difference the horror of 9/11 tried to emphasize.

08/24/2011

Reverend Jane Galloway (credit: left and logo, The Sacred Center; right top and right bottom, Jai Mitchell)

Reverend Jane Galloway On Understanding Our Global Community After 9/11

Reducing people to “the other” will hinder Americans’ appreciation for diversity.

08/24/2011

Susan Turchin, Director of Enrollment at One-Spirit Learning Alliance & One-Spirit Interfaith Seminary in NYC

Reverend Susan Turchin: Let’s Make This World More Compassionate, Post-9/11

Following the events of 9/11, one New Yorker sought to offer friendship and support to a key group in her neighborhood: the local mosque.

08/24/2011

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