The Day That Changed the World

Smith, Patricia
September 2006
New York Times Upfront;9/4/2006, Vol. 139 Issue 1, p14
The article assesses the state of the world five years after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. It details the response of the U.S. to the attacks and the declaration of war on terror by President George W. Bush. An overview of how the attacks has opened the minds of the U.S. to the threat of Islamic terrorism is presented.


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