On September 11, 2001, the Twin Towers in New York were destroyed in a terrorist attack on our own soil. Americans – and the world – watched in horror and shock. Nearly 3,000 people died that day and America changed forever. It has been almost 20 years. How have we changed since then?
If something good came from the 9/11 attack, it is the way Americans came together to help each other. People came together to offer help in any way they could. Some gave food, clothes, and blankets. Others offered shelter or just comfort. The American people showed just how strong and united they could be when faced with such a dangerous enemy.
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Instead of pulling together in a crisis and helping our fellow Americans, as we did in 2001, fighting has divided us. This has hurt lots of Americans. As we honor those who died because of the 9/11 attack, we should also look back to who we were as a nation, and hopefully find our way back to respecting God, country, and mankind.