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Volunteers To Plant 22,000 Seedlings At Flight 93 Memorial In Shanksville

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) – Hundreds of volunteers are joining state forestry officials in a massive tree-planting project at the Flight 93 National Memorial.

About 22,000 seedlings will be planted Friday and Saturday in western Pennsylvania, according to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. 103 more words


#AtoZChallenge: Let's Roll by Lisa Beamer #bookreview #memoir #September11

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2003 ECPA Gold Medallion Award winner!
The best-seller that has brought comfort and hope to millions in the wake of 9/11 is now available in softcover! 213 more words

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Happy Birthday to Me!

On this day 32 years ago, my mom gave birth to me in a tiny hut in a refugee camp in Thailand.  My parents couldn’t be more happy to bring me into this world.   491 more words

A former CIA pilot has given a sworn testimony that states no planes were piloted  into the World Trade Center.

A former pilot for the CIA has provided sworn testimony that states there were no planes that flew into the World Trade Center as he claims it would have been impossible physically. 477 more words


A Different Day of Infamy

Shag carpet against my fish-scale palm,
the palm that slowly stemmed from my
long pink arm only a decade or so ago,
swaddled tight

under my mother’s belly wall, filled full… 138 more words


Remembering (the other) September 11th

Remember September 11th? A day of infamy for America. But September 11th means something quite different to the people of Chile. September 11, 1973 is when the American CIA aided in the overthrow of their democratically elected president, socialist Salvador Allende. 685 more words

Review: Counterstrike by Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker

Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker. Counterstrike.  New York, NY: Times Books, 2011. 336 pp.

Radical Islam isn’t going away anytime soon so this book definitely has its place.  793 more words

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