There's Another Embarrassing Update on Biden's Aid for Terrorists Pier
MSNBC's Morning Joe Goes Full 'Baghdad Bob' Over Biden's Disastrous G7 Summit
Apparently, New York Magazine Thinks All Black People Look Alike
The Biden Admin Is Still Withholding a Mandated Report on Iranian Sanctions
$895-Billion House Defense Bill Signals End of Biden Administration Woke Daycare for Milit...
State Department's Top Hostage Negotiator Reacts to Indictment of WSJ Journalist
Biden’s Policies Threaten Small Lobster Fishers and Right Whales
We Can and Must Adjust to Climate Change – and Not Kill Billions
The Palestinians Do Not Want a State—They Just Don't Want the Jews to...
Fracturing Thwaites Ice-Shelf--Just a Normal Function of Nature
The Middle Class Built America. They Now Take a Backseat to Illegal Immigrants.
The Palestinians Do Not Want a State- They Just Do Not Want the...
Turning Swords Into Plowshares
If We Want to End Abortion, We Need Stronger Fathers
Biden’s Made-Up Story About Lowering Drug Costs
Tipsheet

10 Years Later: The Journey From 9-11

Ten years ago, an old threat--Islamic jihad--re-emerged and tried to bury a freedom-loving nation in the rubble of the Twin Towers, the Pentagon and a field in Pennsylvania. This is the story of how the greatest nation on earth coped, adapted and continues to rebuild in the wake of one of the most devastating attacks in U.S. history.

Advertisement
-------------------

From "10 Years Later -- The Journey From 9-11" in the September issue of Townhall Magazine:

"On a beautiful blue-sky morning of Sept. 11, 2011, Dan Potter, then a New York City firefighter, made his wife Jean an asparagus omelet before she headed out to her job for Bank of America on the 81st floor in the North Tower of the World Trade Center. After dropping his wife off at work, Dan headed to Staten Island to take a prep course for the lieutenant exam.

"While Dan sat in a quiet classroom with 50 other students, two planes flew into the World Trade Center. Dan immediately picked up the phone to call his wife--there was no answer. He jumped into his pickup truck and raced back into the city, watching the smoking towers, trying to calculate which floors the plane had flown into. Dan thought the plane hit below Jean's office and assumed she would be climbing to the roof for evacuation.

"He parked and ran into the firehouse where he was stationed at the time near the Trade Center and put his fire gear on. When he went running out, he watched the South Tower collapse. ... "

Advertisement

Get the September issue of Townhall Magazine and read more about Dan, the other the heroes of 9-11, and how far America has come since that tragedy.
 

"We are by no means secure -- our adversary is still capable and smart. But we are winning." ~ John Yoo, deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsel during 9-11, to Townhall in "10 Years Later--The Journey From 9-11."

Order Townhall Magazine today to read the full article, and much more, in the September issue.

Join the conversation as a VIP Member

Recommended

Trending on Townhall Videos

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement