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Essay 2 The events on September 11, 2001 were a travesty on the United States and the rest of the world. On the start of a beautiful day an urgent news update came on every media outlet. All the TV stations showed the horrible incident that a plane had crashed into one of the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. Now as a nation watched, another plane hit the second Twin Tower with a destructive blow that would eventually knock down the buildings. If there was any doubt before it went away very quick because this was no accident. The rest of the day was filled with disbelief as the continuing events unfolded. A third plane crashed in Pennsylvania missing its target. The brave passengers aboard that plane took control from the terrorists but unfortunately they could not avoid the crash. A fourth and final plane landed into the side of the Pentagon. As the dust settled and the fires put out the assessment
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Unformatted text preview: of destruction begins. Six thousand innocent people lost their lives that heartrending day and a nation began to morn. After 9/11 most of Americans believed that we should declare war on terrorism. That was also the view of our President. George W. Bush was our leader at the time of the devastating attacks on our nation. At ground zero President Bush said The rest of the world hears you. And the people and the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon. On September 11, 2001 the United States of America declared war on terrorism. This course of action was widely accepted around the world but there were some people even in our nation that disagreed. Barbra Kingsolver is one of the people that disagree with what actions our country took. Most Americans believed that our...
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