Marcy Borders, who was photographed in the moments following the Twin Towers collapse on Sept. 11, 2001, has died of stomach cancer at age 42. At 28, the iconic photo of her taken by AFP’s Stan Honda thrust her into the media spotlight as a symbol of the devastation of the terrorist attack. 208 more words
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WASHINGTON — Mark Mazzetti and Dan Levin write: The Obama administration has delivered a warning to Beijing about the presence of Chinese government agents operating secretly in the United States to pressure prominent expatriates — some wanted in 774 more words
Dear Lily June,
If it were in my ability to do so, I might shield you from this world in some kind of steel bubble until you had made it through any variety of disaster, catastrophe, trauma, or loss that might truly shake you to your foundation. 2,034 more words
The American Psychological Association Finally Says No to Torture While UK Spy Org GCHQs JTRIG Unit and US Government Still Says Yes
The National Archives on Friday released more than 350 never-before-seen photos of the Bush administration during the 9/11 attacks.
The photos, which, according to The Boston Globe, were released as part of a Freedom of Information Act request from a PBS documentarian, focus on the reaction from then-Vice President Dick Cheney and other Bush administration officials during the terrorist attacks. 225 more words