(Mass Appeal) – Massachusetts, Maine, Wisconsin, Connecticut and North Dakota celebrate Patriots’ Day, which commemorates the battles of Lexington and Concord that were fought near Boston in 1775 as part of our country’s Revolution. This year Patriots’ Day is on April 19th, this coming Monday.Apr 16, 2021
What happened on 9/11, 19 years ago. The terror attacks on September 11, 2001, were the deadliest attacks on US soil since the Pearl Harbor bombing that launched the US into World War II. The plane hijackings that struck the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and a Pennsylvania field killed 2,977 people.Sep 10, 2020
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed In March 2007, after four years in captivity, including six months of detention and alleged torture at Guantanamo Bay, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed—as it was claimed by a Combatant Status Review Tribunal Hearing in Guantanamo Bay—confessed to masterminding the September 11 attacks, the Richard Reid shoe bombing attempt to
Patriot Day Patriot Day, holiday observed in the United States on September 11 to commemorate the lives of those who died in the 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon in Virginia and those who perished when the hijacked United Airlines Flight 93 crashed in Pennsylvania.Jul 1,…
The impact of 9/11 has extended beyond geopolitics into society and culture in general. Immediate responses to 9/11 included greater focus on home life and time spent with family, higher church attendance, and increased expressions of patriotism such as the flying of American flags.
2001 – The September 11 attacks, a series of coordinated terrorist attacks killing 2,977 people using four aircraft hijacked by 19 members of al-Qaeda. 2011 – The National September 11 Memorial & Museum opens on the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks.