Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Family of youngest Boston Marathon bombing victim oppose movies about the attack

Relatives of Martin Richard, the 8-year-old murdered in the Boston Marathon bombing, oppose upcoming films and a play about the attack, an Associated Press article of November 25, 2015 states.  Two movies, a play and an HBO documentary are all planned. Several survivors of the bombing share their mixed feelings in the article.

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9/11 Families Speak out on Terrorism in the Sinai, Lebanon and France – A message re JASTA from 9/11 Families & Survivors United for Justice Against Terrorism

September 11th widow Terry Strada, National Chair of 9/11 Families & Survivors United for Justice Against Terrorism, writes in the November 24 issue of the Huffington Post about the urgent need to pass The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, S.2040/H.R.3815, aka JASTA. Some of her words are below; the rest can be found here. Since 9/11, we […]

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AKC Canine Health Foundation Funded Study of 9/11 Search and Rescue Dogs Enters its Fourteenth Year

A November 24, 2015 report from the American Kennel Club’s Health Foundation on 9/11 search and rescue dogs shows the program ongoing with the final three dogs still alive.Morgan an English Springer Spaniel who worked at the Staten Island Landfill, Bretagne, a Golden Retriever who worked at the World Trade Center, and Tookie, an Airedale from the […]

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