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  • Why liberals are wrong about politicizing the memory of 9/11

    05/17/2014 11:55:49 AM PDT · by US Navy Vet · 21 replies
    Communities Digital News ^ | 15 May 2014 | By Eric Golub,
    ATLANTIC CITY, May 15, 2014 — The opening of the 9/11 museum in New York City has created an everlasting memorial for all of the victims. The story of every one of the nearly 3,000 lives lost on September 11th, 2001, is being told. Children and grandchildren of the fallen will get to know about the final hours of the people they spent far too little time with on this earth. Unfortunately, as more time goes by, it becomes clear that many of the 9/11 victims died in vain. At the risk of offending the half of the country that...
  • Obama, Karzai Call for “Taliban Office” in Afghanistan

    01/11/2013 6:39:51 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 97 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | January 11, 2013 | Fred Lucas
    The Taliban, which harbored al Qaeda in Afghanistan in the lead up to the 9/11 attacks on America in 2001, will have an office in Afghanistan and engage in direct talks with the democratic government there, President Barack Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai affirmed at a joint White House news conference Friday. “Ultimately security gains must be matched by political progress, so we’ve recommitted our nations to a reconciliation process between the Afghan government and the Taliban,” Obama said. “President Karzai updated me on the Afghan government’s road map to peace, and today we agreed that this process should...
  • Remains of 9/11 victim identified as Middletown woman

    10/18/2012 6:29:48 PM PDT · by SMGFan · 6 replies ^ | October 18, 2012
    NEW YORK — The New York City medical examiner’s office has identified the remains of another victim of the Sept. 11 attacks on the World Trade Center. The office announced Thursday it had identified Anna A. Laverty, a 52-year-old legal secretary at Fiduciary Trust Co. who lived in Middletown. The identification came after remains recovered in the original efforts at the World Trade Center site were retested. More than 2,750 people are listed as having died at the World Trade Center in the attacks. The number of identifications is now 1,634.
  • Not a single 9/11 retrospective? (vanity)

    09/10/2012 6:45:47 PM PDT · by Ge0ffrey · 53 replies
    vanity | 9/10
    Here it is, the 11th anniversary of 9/11 tomorrow, and there's not a single documentary, retrospective or reminder about that day on TV this evening. I live in NYC so tomorrow we'll have the memorial service and it'll be broadcast locally. Will it be broadcast nationally? Why the silence? Because 10 years of mourning is enough, and now we're in year 11? Or does its absence from the airwaves have something to do with election?
  • Barack Obama's Cruel 9/11 Message [for 2008]

    09/11/2010 9:08:50 AM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 29 replies · 1+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | Tuesday, September 9, 2008 | John Lillpop
    Rather than working to unify Americans in remembrance of that awful September morning and of the wars that must still be waged and won in order to preserve American independence and freedom, Democrat Barack Obama has made statements which suggest that he sides with terrorists. As reported by Aaron Klein at, "Obama's comments about legitimate causes" of terror groups and "root problems of causes and dangers" seems to echo little-noticed remarks the presidential candidate made eight days after 9/11 in which he said the attacks were carried out because of a lack of "empathy" for others' suffering on the...
  • Lazio: Con Ed owns part of the site, let's pull the plug on the mosque at Ground Zero

    08/10/2010 8:05:11 AM PDT · by La Lydia · 20 replies
    Jihad Watch ^ | August 10, 2010
    This is simple common sense, since the mosque developers have once again been shown to be operating under false pretenses. But common sense has, of course, been in short supply lately among New York politicians. "Lazio: Let's pull plug on mosque," by Chuck Bennett and Isabel Vincent in the New York Post, August 9: GOP gubernatorial hopeful Rick Lazio yesterday called on the Public Service Commission to zap the Ground Zero mosque because of the revelation that Con Ed owns half the site. "As governor I will appoint commissioners . . . who, like me, oppose this group's plan to...
  • September 11 '07: Longing for a Shorter War [Iran, Taliban, Iraq, Palestinian uncivil war, etc.]

    09/12/2007 1:42:31 AM PDT · by Posting · 2 replies · 200+ views
    TownHall ^ | Sep 10, 2007
    September 11/07: Longing for a Shorter War Town Hall, DC - Sep 10, 2007 ... more nuanced issues affecting our national security in the post-9/11 world: an emboldened, nuclear Iran, a resurgent Taliban, a divided Palestinian ...
  • To be a "good" Muslim - 'ISLAMOPEDIA' [Revised, Sep. 2007]

    09/10/2007 10:30:19 AM PDT · by Posting · 4 replies · 1,181+ views
    To be a "good" Muslim References -  'Palestinian' child abuse -  Evil 'Joy' -  'Blessing' Hitler -  Mourning the wicked -  Australia - Muslim land -  Jihad on all Buddhists -  Spain - Muslim land -  Europe - Muslim land -  Arabs DON'T care about 'Palestinians' -  72 virgins - Loyalty -  'Pallywood' -  (use of) Ambulances for terror -  (use of) Women for terror -  Human Shields -  Middle east background -  September 11 terror plot on London -  Myth on: 'Terrorists are desperate' -  Beheadings -  Ilan Halimi [an example of monsterous wild prolonged torture motivated by hate only] -  Muslims attacking Jews in France -  Ahmadinejad ' Islamic Hitler' -  Cutting -  'Honor killing' -  Jews & Christians as "Apes & Pigs"? - ...
  • (To Libs.!) Why did Islamists plan attacking UK on 2001? Before Iraq war... excuse

    07/06/2007 10:28:58 AM PDT · by Posting · 394+ views
    OK! Here's my question to liberals appeasers, so far I didn't get ANY answer on this (besides a lib/lip/sipn). Why did Islamic Al Qaeda plan to attack UK on 2001? Before the Iraq war... excuse Al-Qaeda note suggests 'attack on London' Sunday, 16 December, 2001 I saw yesterday Alan Colmes telling (on H&C) Oliver North that it's not radical Islam it's not "Islam¨". Hey, I like you as a person but not your opinions. Alan, 1) Do you know any better then the Muslims themselves, as to what Islam is & what it is not? 2) They do it...
  • Paranoid Kooks for Deval Patrick (Mass. Governor)

    03/27/2007 9:40:18 AM PDT · by Bloody Sam Roberts · 28 replies · 766+ views
    The Natural Truth ^ | 3/27/07 | Michael Graham
    Posted this morning by Michael Graham, an American author, columnist, and conservative talk radio personality on Boston's WTKK-FM (96.9). ATTENTION: Here is the link you're looking for! I don't know if Rosie O'Donnell has formally joined the Deval Patrick campaign team, but given her political delusions, she could certainly be their poster child (assuming one could find a poster large enough to accommodate her). When you go to Deval Patrick's new, updated website--you know, the one that may be violating the state's privacy laws?--you'll find this webpage quoting the same moonbat memos Rosie is reading from: 9/11 was an inside...
  • German court hands (Arab Muslim) Moroccan max for 9/11

    01/08/2007 8:17:36 PM PST · by PRePublic · 8 replies · 546+ views
    Herald News ^ | 01-08-07
    German court hands Moroccan max for 9/11 By SIMONE UTLER, Associated Press HAMBURG, Germany - A Moroccan man convicted of aiding three of the four suicide pilots who committed the Sept. 11 attacks was sentenced Monday to the maximum of 15 years in prison for his role in the terror plot. "Anyone who helped in this has earned stiff punishment," presiding Judge Carsten Beckmann said after announcing Monday‘s verdict. Defense lawyers said they would appeal. Dominic Puopolo Jr. fought back tears and held up pictures of his mother, Sonia Morales Puopolo, an American Airlines flight attendant, as he joined prosecutors...
  • NYC to look for more remains at WTC site

    10/20/2006 7:50:08 PM PDT · by Prost1 · 30 replies · 1,070+ views
    AP ^ | 10/20/2006 | By SARA KUGLER and AMY WESTFELDT, Associated Press Writers
    NEW YORK - The city said Friday that it will search parts of the World Trade Center site again for remains of the Sept. 11 dead after several bones were pulled out of an abandoned manhole — a discovery that stirred up new fury and disbelief among victims' families. The family members demanded that construction stop at ground zero until remains of all their loved ones are recovered. They also called for state and federal investigations into the failure to completely remove remains from ground zero. ... Diane Horning said that part of her son's body was located more than...
  • No quarter in dealing with terrorists (With Islamofascists)

    09/21/2006 12:32:40 AM PDT · by PRePublic · 5 replies · 603+ views
    NewsJournalOnline ^ | Sep, 21, 2006 | KARL WEINBERG
    No quarter in dealing with terrorists By KARL WEINBERG COMMUNITY VOICE On the subject of how to treat terrorists once caught in our fight against Islamofascists, the mainstream media would have us believe that we are torturing the captives by using sleep deprivation, loud rock'n' roll music, female interrogators and such. Many Americans, including me, do not believe this is torture at all. Instead, we believe that much harsher treatment should be used to get information from these terrorists. While the U.S. Supreme Court, Sens. John McCain and Lindsay Graham have said these terrorists are covered under Common Article three...
  • Remember September 11, 2001 as documented LIVE on Free Republic

    09/07/2006 4:25:59 PM PDT · by NewLand · 130 replies · 3,121+ views
    Free Republic ^ | 09/07/06 | NewLand
    As the 5th anniversary of the cowardly and tragic attack on America approaches, let us look back and remember as if we were there. Many people were here on FR, reporting events with lightning speed, with unique insights, with analytical accuracy, with sadness, with anger. Here are some links to the "live" threads from 9/11/01 here on FR. For those of you who have never seen them, it is like watching a piece of history unfold before you, in the familiar style of FR. For those who have seen before but not in a long time, this will be a...
  • The 9/11 Deniers

    06/28/2006 2:52:27 AM PDT · by RWR8189 · 55 replies · 12,072+ views
    Salon ^ | June 28, 2006 | Farhad Manjoo
    June 27, 2006 | According to Dylan Avery, a 22-year-old filmmaker in upstate New York, no terrorists hijacked United Airlines Flight 93 on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, and no passengers heroically revolted. The plane didn't even crash in that Shanksville, Penn., field, he says, but instead landed safely in Cleveland. And not only that. As Avery sees it, the true 9/11 attackers brought down the World Trade Center in a controlled demolition, most likely to get at $160 billion in gold bars he believes were buried under the towers. As for the attack on the Pentagon, Avery insists...
  • (When we cried they laughed & vice versa) "Palestinians" death cult - Humanity turned Upside down

    06/20/2006 5:17:28 PM PDT · by PRePublic · 298+ views
    "Palestinians" death cult - Humanity turned Upside down 9/11 & other terror victims in agony are to be cheered, danced & laughed at but monsters on humanity (on non Arabs & on their own people like) Al-Zarqawi & Saddam Hussein are to be sympathized with. They tell us day & night that they are about "freedom", yet, in their entire violent totalitarian society, not one person is ever really free. If they deliberately send their kids to be killed as murderers (bombers or shields for adult shooters), How do they expect us to take them seriously when they make a...
  • Islamofascism, the broader, deeper & wider reality - How radical Islam makes you into a fascist!

    06/17/2006 10:56:58 PM PDT · by NeoOldCon · 1 replies · 1,471+ views
    How [radical] Islam makes one into a fascist, whether you are Arab, black, etc. The broader view of the deep & wide reality of Islamofascism What do the Arab Muslim massacre in NYC WTC, The Pakistani Muslim bombing in London, the Arab Muslim bombing in Madrid, an Indonesian attack on Australians in Bali, an Arab Muslim racist attack on an ordinary Jew in Paris, Arabs' onslaught in the genocide campaign in Sudan, WW2's Bosnian Muslims attacking Christian Serbs, Jordanian Arab murderer: Zarqawi that seperated (Nazi style) between Shiite & Sunni kids on a bus, Arab slave masters in Mauritania, a...

    04/12/2006 10:35:00 AM PDT · by OXENinFLA · 167 replies · 12,359+ views
    FindLaw ^ | 4-12-06 | ??
    The transcript from United Air Lines Flight 93 cockpit voice recorder played for the the jury in Zacarias Moussaoui's case in their consideration of whether or not he should be sentenced to death following his September 11th terror conviction. Special Coverage: U.S. v. Zacarias Moussaoui
  • 9/11 Hero's Family Gives 'United 93' Its Blessing (Todd Beamer - Let's Roll!)

    04/13/2006 8:09:27 PM PDT · by new yorker 77 · 75 replies · 2,399+ views
    News 4 Jacksonville ^ | April 12, 2006
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The parents of Sept. 11, 2001, hero Todd Beamer, gave "United 93," the controversial movie about the doomed flight their blessing. Beamer's parents recently returned home to Jacksonville after watching a special screening of the movie. David Beamer, Todd Beamer's father, lives in Jacksonville. Todd Beamer was the passenger who yelled, "let's roll" as he and other passengers tried to take down the hijackers on United Flight 93. Some theaters around the country have refused to show the trailer for the film, saying it's just too soon, and too painful to watch. However, Beamer's father and other...
  • It's Still a Crescent

    12/01/2005 8:33:43 AM PST · by Piranha · 37 replies · 2,254+ views
    The Corner ^ | November 30, 2005 | Kathryn Jean Lopez
    IT'S STILL A CRESCENT [Kathryn Jean Lopez ] So says this blogger of the Flight 93 memorial to be. Posted at 08:25 AM
  • India jails Al-Qaeda suspect who plotted 9/11 strikes in Melbourne, London

    07/22/2005 7:09:24 AM PDT · by CarrotAndStick · 12 replies · 612+ views ^ | 07.22.2005, 09:36 AM |
    BOMBAY (AFX) - An Indian court has jailed a man for plotting to crash passenger jets into the House of Commons and the Tower Bridge in London on Sept 11, 2001, Agence France-Presse reported. The court here handed down a seven-year prison term to Mohammed Afroze, who had also confessed to plotting with a group of Al-Qaeda operatives to attack Melbourne's Rialto Towers and the Indian parliament in 2001. Afroze told the police in Bombay after fleeing from Britain to India four years ago that he and seven Al-Qaeda terror cell operatives planned to hijack the passenger jets at Heathrow...
  • Tuesday September 11th, 2001 (Video of Newscasts)

    06/03/2005 7:08:06 AM PDT · by Dallas59 · 8 replies · 1,328+ views
    Putfile ^ | 6/03/05 | Various
    Have the first part of the vid at Putfile. Newscasts from before and after 8:00am Tuesday, September 11th 2001. The audio is bad. You'll have to turn down the sound. This was recorded Jan. 2002 from a now defunct website. Click here to watch 911P1. Link to forum post here
  • Amherst Residents "Furious" Over US Flag

    09/11/2001 12:56:51 PM PDT · by pabianice · 53 replies · 2,396+ views
    WTKK radio | 9/11/01
    A day late, but... Last night's news carried this item. Some residents in Amherst, MA (Amherst College, Univ. of Massachusetts) are "furious" that the US flag has remained up after Labor Day. They consider the US flag a symbol of racism, imperialism, and evil, and have demanded that it be taken down. The matter has reached the selectmen and town manager for action. In light of today's events, I think this item is particularly relevant, and says volumes about Amherst, MA, and the surrounding area.
  • Sept. 11 Report To Fill In Details Of Missed Chances

    07/20/2004 11:07:12 PM PDT · by John W · 5 replies · 501+ views
    MSNBC ^ | July 20, 2004 | NBC News
    WASHINGTON - The final report of the commission investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks will not conclude definitively that the terrorist strike could have been prevented, but it is clear that U.S. officials missed a series of opportunities to stop some of the hijackers, disrupt the plot and perhaps save lives. The most significant signal appears to have come in April 2000,when Niaz Khan, a Briton of Pakistani heritage, walked into the FBI’s office in Newark, N.J. Khan told agents that he had been trained by al-Qaida, the terrorist network that carried out the Sept. 11 attacks, and that there...
  • Top Secret Conference Call on Sept. 11 Could Shed New Light On Terrorist Attack (Shoot Down Orders)

    09/02/2003 6:58:17 AM PDT · by prarie earth · 53 replies · 362+ views
    US News and World Report ^ | September 8, 2003 | Mark Mazzeti and Chita Ragavan
    The (executive privledege review) transcripts may also shed light on the military's repsonse to President Bush's unprecedented order to shoot down any hijacked civilian airplane. Pentagon sources say Bush communicated the order to Vice President Dick Cheney almost immediately after Flight 77 hit the Pentagon and the Federal Aviation Administration, for the first time ever, ordered all domestic flights grounded.'There are unanswered questions,' said Richard Ben-Veniste, a comission member and former federal prosecutor, as to whether the shoot down order had been rehearsed for, whether it had been prepared for, and what measures were in place to protect the Capitol,'...
  • F-16 Pilots Considered Ramming Flight 93

    09/10/2002 6:38:53 AM PDT · by PJeffQ · 63 replies · 1,326+ views
    Aviation Week and Space Technology ^ | 9/9/02 | William B. Scott
    F-16 Pilots Considered Ramming Flight 93 By William B. Scott/Aviation Week & Space Technology 09-Sep-2002 9:24 AM U.S. EDT Editor's Note: This is Part 3 of an ongoing special report on how the military responded to terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Earlier articles appeared in the June 3 and June 10 issues. For this segment, one D.C. Air National Guard F-16 pilot chose not to have her name used, so is identified only by her call-sign. ANDREWS AFB, MD. -- With Pentagon in flames and hijacked aircraft threatening Washington, White House scrambled fighters with little or no armament. Within...
  • 9-11 Inspiration: Iditarod 2002 champ becomes proud American citizen in Nome

    03/14/2002 10:45:14 AM PST · by Trailer Trash · 8 replies · 188+ views
    Anchorage Daily News / AP ^ | 3-14-2002 | Josh Niva
    <p>After his naturalization ceremony, Buser gets a kiss from his wife, Kathy Chapoton, and hugs from his children, Nikolai, left, and Rohn.</p> <p>Martin Buser takes time from his naturalization ceremony to help lead the team of fellow Iditarod musher Al Hardman across the finish line in Nome.</p>