D.C. Emergency Truth Convergence - A historic convergence of truth groups, activists, whistle-blowers, indie media and the foreign press to expose and counter the government's most lethal lies and mainstream media complicity. The event series plays off two current icons of official deceit: the first birthday of the 9/11 Commission Report on July 22nd and the third anniversary of the Downing Street Memo on July 23rd.
Fahrenheit 9/11 - One of the most controversial and provocative films of 2004, Fahrenheit 9/11 is Academy Award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore's searing examination of the Bush administration's actions in the wake of the tragic events of 9/11. Also see Factual Back-Up For Fahrenheit 9/11.
FeelGood Foundation - The primary mission of the FealGood Foundation, a non-profit organization, is to spread awareness and educate the public about the catastrophic health effects on 9/11 first responders, as well as to provide assistance to relieve these great heroes of the financial burdens placed on them over the last eight years. A secondary goal of the Foundation is to create a network of advocacy on 9/11 healthcare issues. We not only advocate for Ground Zero workers, but show others how they can advocate for themselves and help others through grassroots activism.
New York: A Documentary Film - The Center of the World - The eighth episode of filmmaker Ric Burns' award-winning series New York: A Documentary Film examines the rise and fall of the World Trade Center - from its conception in the post-World War II economic boom, through its controversial construction in the 1960s and 1970s, to its tragic demise in the fall of 2001 and extraordinary response of the city in its aftermath. The film presents rare archival footage, including excerpts from Another Day Downtown, a documentary about lower Manhattan not seen since its initial airing in the early 1960s; never-before-seen footage of the World Trade Center's architect, Minoru Yamasaki, at work on the project's design in 1962; and extensive interviews with commentators and experts including Guy Tozzoli and Leslie Robertson, the Trade Center's project manager and structural engineer, respectively, who recount firsthand their experience with the project's life and death. It explores the urban, economic, architectural and symbolic significance of the towers, their horrific demise, and the ongoing effort to come to terms with their loss.
9-11 by Noam Chomsky - Noam Chomsky comments on terrorism, U.S. foreign policy, Osama bin Laden, and the long-term implications of America's military response.
Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror by Richard A. Clarke - Clarke's revelations about the Bush administration's lack of interest in al Qaeda prior to September 11. From the moment the Bush team took office and decided to retain Clarke in his post as the counterterrorism czar, Clarke tried to persuade them to take al Qaeda seriously. For months, he was denied the opportunity even to make his case to Bush. He encountered key officials who gave the impression that they had never heard of al Qaeda; who focused incessantly on Iraq; who even advocated long-discredited conspiracy theories about Saddam's involvement in previous attacks on the United States.
City in the Sky: The Rise and Fall of the World Trade Centerby James Glanz and Eric Lipton - The definitive biography of the iconic skyscrapers and the ambitions that shaped them-from their dizzying rise to their unforgettable fall. The authors re-create David Rockefeller's ambition to rebuild lower Manhattan, the spirited opposition of local storeowners and powerful politicians, the bold structural innovations that later determined who lived and died, master builder Guy Tozzoli's last desperate view of the towers on September 11, and the charged and chaotic recovery that could have unraveled the secrets of the buildings' collapse but instead has left some enduring mysteries.
New Pearl Harbor, The: Disturbing Questions About the Bush Administration and 9/11 by David Ray Griffin - Taking to heart the classic idea that those who benefit from a crime ought to be investigated, here the eminent theologian David Ray Griffin sifts through the evidence about the attacks of 9/11 - stories from the mainstream press, reports from abroad, the work of other researchers, and the contradictory words of members of the Bush administration themselves - and finds that, taken together, they cast serious doubt on the official story of that tragic day.
September, 11 2001: The Big Lie (11 Septembre: L'Effroyable Imposture) - Thierry Meyssan's inquiry into the events of September 11th sheds new light on the overlooked evidence, the contradictory testimonies, and the Pentagon's refusal to allow an independent enquiry into the crashes. Further, the trail of disturbing evidence leads to Afghanistan, and to the very heart of the United States' war machine, revealing one of the greatest deceptions in history.
Terrorism Trap: September 11 and Beyond by Michael Parenti - Analysis of the hidden political, economic, and religious agendas behind the September 11 attacks and the war, with an emphasis on Afghanistan's history and the U.S.-led globalization process that has impoverished and angered much of the world.
Unholy Wars: Afghanistan, America and International Terrorism (James K. Cooley) - To oppose the Soviet invasion in Afghanistan in 1979, the United States formed an extraordinary anti-Communist alliance with militant Islamic forces in South Asia. John Cooley describes the development of U.S. foreign policy and CIA covert activity in the 1980s, which facilitated the training and arming of almost a quarter of a million Islamic mercenaries drawn from around the world. Cooley marshals a wealth of evidence to demonstrate the devastating consequences of this alliance between the U.S. government and radical Islam--from the assassination of Sadat, the destabilization of Algeria and Checnya and the emergence of the Taliban, to the bombings of the World Trade Center and the US embassies in Africa.
War and Globalisation: The Truth Behind September 11 - Michel Chossudovsky blows away the smokescreen, put up by the mainstream media, that 9-11 was an "intelligence failure ". Through meticulous research, the author uncovers a military-intelligence ploy behind the September 11 attacks, and the coverup and complicity of key members of the Bush Administration. According to Chossudovsky, the so-called "war on terrorism" is a complete fabrication based on the illusion that one man, Osama bin Laden, outwitted the $30 billion-a-year American intelligence apparatus. The "war on terrorism" is a war of conquest. Globalisation is the final march to the New World Order, dominated by Wall Street and the U.S. military-industrial complex.
War on Freedom, The: How and Why America was Attacked, September 11, 2001 - A disturbing expose of the American government's hidden agenda, before and after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. A wide range of documents show U.S. officials knew in advance of the "Boeing bombing" plot, yet did nothing. Did the attacks fit in with plans for a more aggressive U.S. foreign policy? Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed examines the evidence, direct and circumstantial, and lays it before the public in chilling detail: how FBI agents who uncovered the hijacking plot were muzzled, how CIA agents trained Al Qaeda members in terror tactics, how the Bush family profited from its business connections to the Bin Ladens, and from the Afghan war.
Why America Slept: The Failure to Prevent 9/11by Gerald L. Posner - Since 9/11, one important question has persisted: What was really going on behind the scenes with intelligence services and government leaders during the time preceding the World Trade Center and Pentagon attacks? After an eighteen-month investigation that uncovered explosive new evidence through interviews and in classified documents, Gerald Posner reveals much previously undisclosed information.
9/11 Environmental Action - Demanding a comprehensive remediation of the environmental devastation in New York City. Exposing government and insurance and construction industry coverups of environmental problems.
America's Day of Terror - BBC News overview, including: what we know about the flights; how New York was devastated, images from the crash zones, World Trade Center floor guide, how the day unfolded, timeline, survivor's stories, investigating al-Queda, and more - including audio and video.
FACSNET: The World After 9/11 - Journalists tools, sources and resources. Sections include Epidemiology for Journalists, Methods of Science and Journalism, Annotated AP News Digest, Markeplace Terrorism, and Technology to Thwart Skyjackings.
Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC) - Created in the aftermath of September 11th by Governor Pataki and Mayor Giuliani to help plan and coordinate the rebuilding and revitalization of Lower Manhattan, defined as everything south of Houston Street. LMDC is governed by a 16-member Board of Directors, which is chaired by John C. Whitehead.
September 11 Digital Archive - Uses electronic media to collect, preserve, and present the history of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York, Virginia, and Pennsylvania and the public responses to them. Funded by a major grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and organized by the American Social History Project at the City University of New York Graduate Center and the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University.
September 11th Resources - A collection of resources related to the events of September 11, 2001, as complied by Jessica Baumgart, Jennifer Jack, and other contributors.
Sonic Memorial Project - An open archive and online audio installation of the history of The World Trade Center that continues to collect stories, ambient sounds, voicemails, and archival recordings to tell the history of the twin towers, the neighborhood and the events of 9/11.
War on Terrorism - Complete index of Atlantic Monthly and Atlantic Unbound articles offering background and perspective on September 11 and its aftermath.
War Without End Forum - An uncensored British forum covering the issues avoided by mainstream media: news, views, controversy, evidence, and more on 9/11, terror and the 'war' against terror.
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