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Obama’s Nightmare: Iraqis Set to Sue US Government for War Crimes

As Congress attempts to override a presidential veto of legislation that would allow US citizens to sue foreign governments over terror attacks, an organization representing Iraqis killed or wounded by the US military is threatening to sue the American government for war crimes. 535 more words

Thought Piece 4 (processing 9/11)

Last week my Nature and Society class took a field trip to Albany, NY to visit the New York State Museum. We were supposed to be looking at everything through an anthropological lens, making observations without feeling. 576 more words

Thought Piece

9/11. Witness, refugee, and personal history. Richard Corriere

This blog is an  history of my experiences being smack dab in the middle of 9/11.. My family and I watched the planes come over, were forced from our home, and underwent terrifying experiences. 144 more words

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Sorbet sunset in NYC

World Trade Center bathed in pink & peach hues during tonight’s sorbet-like sunset in NYC.

Sunset

NYC: Brooklyn Bridge

This is a throwback Thursday post, but posting it on a Sunday — because these images were all taken two years ago. I just remembered that I never posted HQ photos of our trip at the Brooklyn Bridge and World Trade Center. 459 more words

Life

9/11. Post 15. Date 9/11/2002 - One year later. Richard Corriere

Date 9/11/2002

A year ago I was up early to read my electronic newspaper and prepare for the economic wars. Most importantly through was getting Isabella ready for pre-k. 746 more words

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9/11. Post 14. Date 11/08/2001 Richard Corriere

Date 11/08/2001

My how times flies when you are being terrorized.  We are coming upon month three of this war.  My family and I, most New Yorkers and Americans have run out of tears and grief.  245 more words

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