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Department of Justice press release on Strong Cities Network launch

Cities are vital partners in international efforts to build social cohesion and resilience to violent extremism.  Local communities and authorities are the most credible and persuasive voices to challenge violent extremism in all of its forms and manifestations in their local contexts.  While many cities and local authorities are developing innovative responses to address this […]

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Robert Zemeckis took many steps for WTC tightrope movie “The Walk”

Joe Neumaier New York Daily News To see a trailer for the movie, please click here. It took high-wire walker Philippe Petit several years and a band of cohorts to plan and pull off his death-defying, 45-minute tightrope walk between the nearly completed World Trade Center towers on August 7, 1974. But it took director […]

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German Chancellor promises to fly flag honoring the 37 PAPD officers killed in the attacks

The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel tells officials she plans to fly a World Trade Center memorial flag at the German Chancellery in honor of the 37 police officers with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Port Authority police spokesman […]

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