Are We Safer Since 9/11?: NO

Graham, Bob
September 2004
New York Times Upfront;9/6/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 1, p29
Probes into the effectiveness of national security in the U.S. following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Problem posed by the 2003 Iraq war.


Related Articles

  • THIS MONTH IN ODYSSEY.  // Odyssey;Sep2003, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p1 

    Since terrorist attacks on the U.S. that occurred on September 11, 2001 and the Iraq War of 2003, terms such as national security, intelligence and surveillance have become part of the evening news and part of people living in the U.S. Americans depend on agencies such as the National Security...

  • MISPERCEPTIONS, THE MEDIA AND THE IRAQ WAR: October 2, 2003. Kull, Steven; Research Staff; Ramsay, Clay; Subias, Stefan; Lewis, Evan; Warf, Phillip // World Public Opinion Poll - Region United States & Canada;2003, p1 

    The article provides information on the survey results regarding misperceptions on the media and the war in Iraq. In the January 2003 survey, it was detected that the majority considered that Iraq participated in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack and that a minority concluded that a...

  • The American Public on the 9/11 Decade: A Study of American Public Opinion.  // World Public Opinion Poll - Region United States & Canada;2011, p1 

    The article discusses a study on public opinion of Americans on the 9/11 decade. The respondents shared their views on the investments by the U.S. government in many different kinds of security efforts, military and civilian, in an effort to deal with terrorism. They debate on whether the war in...

  • Opening a New Century: 2000-2006.  // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p684 

    An almanac entry for significant world events from 2000-2006 is presented. On September 11, 2001, hijackers crashed two jetliners into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City and another into the Pentagon outside Washington, D.C., while a fourth crashed in a field in...

  • GERMAN PUBLIC OPINION ON THE IRAQ CONFLICT: A PASSING CRISIS WITH THE USA OR A LASTING DEPARTURE? Haumann, Wilhelm; Petersen, Thomsa // International Journal of Public Opinion Research;Autumn2004, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p311 

    The Germans did not reject American policies toward Iraq only in the immediate run-up to the war in 2003. As this paper shows, they had already viewed with mistrust the American government's initial reactions to the attacks of September 11, 2001. During the war in Afghanistan this escalated into...

  • THE END OF 9/11. Fallows, James // Atlantic;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 302 Issue 1, p82 

    The article focuses on the effects of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the U.S. It explains that many of the effects are over, but mentions the lingering aspects of the apprehension associated with flight travel and the War in Iraq. The influence of discussing terrorism on the...

  • WHAT 9/11 WROUGHT. Lelyveld, Joseph // Smithsonian;Sep2011, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p58 

    The article discusses the responses of the U.S. to the September 11, 2011 terrorist attacks, examining policies from 2001 to 2011. It comments on the Global War on Terror, examining the U.S. wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. The author considers the treatment of prisoners suspected of involvement in...

  • Chronicle of a War Foretold. Dickinson, Tim; Stein, Jonathan // Mother Jones;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p61 

    The article presents a chronicle of the war in Iraq. The blame for Iraq does not end with the Dick Cheney, President Bush, or even Donald Rumsfeld's Pentagon. Al Qaeda attacked on September 11. Pentagon's Defense Policy Board, chaired by Richard Perle and featuring Henry Kissinger and Newt...

  • I Suspected That About You. Buckley, Jr., William F. // National Review;5/5/2003, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p54 

    The article focuses on the growing suspicion among the U.S. population in the wake of the Iraq war. The author observes that it's sinister to charge that the September 11 terrorist attacks was a Jewish-inspired contrivance. The article presents the caption in Morocco's "Al Alam," which reads,...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics