All around the country, American citizens are taking time to pause and reflect today.
It’s been 14 years since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Our politicians have promised to help make our country safer — but have they succeeded?
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Throughout America, memorials are happening both publicly and privately. At ground zero in New York City, victims’ families will gather for what has become a tradition of tolling bells, observing poignant moments of silence, and reading the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terror strike.
What are your memories of September 11? What lessons did our nation learn — or does it still need to learn? Share your thoughts in the comment box below.
The Associated Press contributed to this article