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The World Trade Center
and Pentagon Attacks

These articles examine the terrible attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on September 11, 2001.

September 11 Five Years Later
Five years later, two wars are ongoing and New York is rebuilding. What about other elements of the story?

September 11 One Year Later
What's the mood of the U.S. and the world on the eve of this September 11? What's different about this year compared to last?

The American Dream Is Alive and Well
The terrorists who blew up the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center were trying to destroy the American Dream. They failed.

Sometimes, History Is Sadness
The September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon are examples of how history is sometimes sad.

The World Trade Center: Not Just an American Building Complex
The World Trade Center was not just an American building complex. It was a building complex for the world.

Why Do People Go to War?
People go to war for basically two reasons: to better their way of life or to protect their way of life.

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