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Living History
Last Updated: Sep 19th, 2011 - 20:12:18


We want to keep America’s history alive so we’ve included this special Living History section with Stories related to the terrorist attacks.  Our section on News Covers attempts to freeze September 11th as the media showed it to us. Finally, the Strange section takes a look at the truth behind rumors and radical assumptions.

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Visit our Living History Guest Post section and submit your own story about September 11th or the war in Iraq. Share your thoughts and feelings on how you were affected directly or indirectly by these events.


Living History
Remembering the Fallen
Kaziah is an artist who has brought some solace to the families of fallen soldiers by creating amazing portraits of the soldiers for those who are left behind.
Apr 28, 2011, 8:05am

Living History
9-11 Tribute: The Spirit of Freedom
Spirit of Freedom Tribute featuring pictures, words and videos. Topics are Response, Remembrance, Heroes, Patriotism & Progress.

Aug 14, 2011, 2:03pm

Living History
ITVS is proud to present 9.11 moments, 34 short videos which capture timely and heartfelt reactions to the tragedy that shook the world.

Aug 14, 2011, 4:42pm

Living History
A Night For Angels
What better way to pay tribute to America on 9/11 then to go see a baseball game?  Read about a night of freedom and Angels at the ball park.

Aug 14, 2011, 10:38am

Living History
A Soldier's Letter to the Dixie Chicks
Read this soldier's response to the Dixie Chicks criticism of President Bush while on an overseas tour.
Aug 14, 2011, 9:05am

Living History
Artists Respond to September 11
On the morning of September 11, Jean heard the first plane hit and then the second. Later, from her kitchen window, she saw the north tower falling.
Aug 14, 2011, 5:56pm

Living History
BOATLIFT, An Untold Tale of 9/11 Resilience
On September 11th, 2001 during the attack on the World Trade Center a remarkable event took place. Over 500,000 people were evacuated from the island of Manhattan by thousands of boats who answered the Coast Guard call for "all boats."

Sep 19, 2011, 7:19pm

Living History
Boycott of French Products
France has moved from simple dissent to active hostility toward America. Just as France is exercising its right to disagree, Americans can exercise their right to boycott -- and avoid helping companies and countries that do no stand with America.
Aug 14, 2011, 7:23am

Living History
Editorial Cartoons - Uncle Sam & Terrorism
� Kurtz 2002
These excellent editorial cartoons, featuring Uncle Sam, show the reolve of the American people after the tragedy of September 11th.

Aug 14, 2011, 5:20pm

Living History
Eleven thousand soldiers...
This is a poem from one of our U.S. soldiers, voicing his frustration with the stance taken by the French in the war against Iraq.
Aug 15, 2011, 6:47am

Living History
Grains of Salt
When events such as the Terrorist Attacks on America occur, the immediate national response is shock...

Aug 14, 2011, 6:24pm

Living History
Makeshift Memorial
See a makeshift memorial to the World Trade Center rescue workers.

Aug 14, 2011, 1:00pm

Living History
Meet me in the Stairwell- a page of remembrance
Meet me in the Stairway is a beautiful memorial page for the victims of the attacks on America on September 11, 2002. Read More ]
Aug 14, 2011, 11:11am

Living History
News Covers - One Year Later, Sept. 11th 2002
One year later...
Although it seems that coverage of the events of 9/11 and the entire past year have been constant, the one year anniversary cannot be expressed with words. View the covers of our natios top newspapers and magazines to see how history has been documented.

Aug 14, 2011, 4:24pm

Living History
News Covers From September 11, 2001
Magazine news covers from September 11th, 2001 and soon after.

Aug 14, 2011, 3:05pm

Living History
Nostradamus: True or False
True or False: A Nostradamus prophecy about the fall oftwo brothers (meaning the World Trade Towers) predicts the imminent start of the World War III.

Aug 14, 2011, 2:06pm

Living History
Photo Galleries
Galleries include New York - 3 Months After, Humanitarian Aid, New York Memorial Service, Attack on the U.S., U.S. Recovery, and World Response.

Aug 14, 2011, 12:29pm

Living History
Sears Supports Our Troops
By law, employers are required to hold reservists jobs open and available, but nothing more. Usually, people take a big pay cut and lose benefits as a result of being called upRead what Sears is doing.
Aug 14, 2011, 8:36am

Living History
The Sonic Memorial
Shortly after September 11th, work began on the Sonic Memorial. NPR opened a phone line for people from across the country to call in with their sound memories, testimonies, and descriptions of archival audio. The website archives all of these contributions. The Sonic Memorial Project is a collaboration with Lost & Found Sound, hundreds of independent radio producers, artists, historians, archivists, The Smithsonian Institution, WNYC, NPR, and many, others. This is an amazing collection not to be missed...
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Aug 14, 2011, 10:04am

Living History
What We Saw - September 11, 2001
An amazing video filmed a mere 500 yards from the World Trade Center from an adjacent apartment building.
Sep 4, 2011, 7:55pm



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