TITLE

WHAT 9/11 WROUGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Lelyveld, Joseph
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Smithsonian;Sep2011, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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 terrorism held at Guantánamo Bay detention camp in Cuba. He also considers the impact of the 2001 terrorist attacks on Americans' civil liberties and individual rights, reflecting on government surveillance.
ACCESSION #
64847611

 

Related Articles

  • George W. Bush.  // Background Information Summaries;2006, p1 

    The article provides background information on United States President George W. Bush. Bush declared war on terror following al Qaeda terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, he invaded Iraq, he defended a policy of authorizing wiretaps without court warrants, and he proposed short-term policies...

  • Tomorrow's Wars. Friedman, Norman // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2009, Vol. 135 Issue 8, p90 

    The article focuses on the future wars that will be faced by U.S. and British Armed Forces in 2009. It states that there is no hint whether the current U.S.-led war in Afghanistan will demand huge number of combat forces that was deployed by the country during the Operation Iraqi Freedom. It...

  • Guantanamo Ten Years After 9/11. Clutter, Mason C. // Human Rights;Winter2011, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p2 

    The article looks at the steps taken by the U.S. government after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in the country against people who were found guilty. It is given that after 9/11 the U.S. Congress passed the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) authorizing the president to...

  • 10 Years of 9/11 Wars is Enough. Mutter, Paul // Foreign Policy in Focus;9/5/2011, p1 

    The article looks at the way the press treats war on terror issues following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. According to the author, many mainstream journalists seem to be willing to encourage the stance of the U.S. on the war on terror. He cites that the administration of...

  • Five years down the line A news perspective. Poirier, Joti // New York Amsterdam News;9/7/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 37, p11 

    The article presents the author's views on how the September 11 terrorist attacks of 2001 have affected the American psyche. He says five years down the line many seem to have lost the trust they had, not only for the government, but also for their own neighbors. Recurrent wars and suicide...

  • What 9/11 Has Wrought. Zakheim, Dov S. // Middle East Quarterly;Fall2011, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p3 

    The article focuses on the political, international, and economic implications of the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks on the U.S. Discussion of the change in U.S. national security measures with the creation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and counterterrorism efforts is...

  • Democrats' Favorite Halloween Disguise: Patriot. Coulter, Ann // Human Events;10/30/2006, Vol. 62 Issue 37, p6 

    The article disputes the Democrats' announcement that the war in Afghanistan is the war on terrorism. If U.S. President George W. Bush had gone to war with Iraq immediately after 9/11 and waited to attack Afghanistan, Democrats would now be pretending to support the Iraq war while pointlessly...

  • Introduction: The Politics of Veiling in Comparative Perspective. Read, Jen'nan Ghazal // Sociology of Religion;Fall2007, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p231 

    The article focuses on the state of Islam in 2007. Particular attention is given to the international awareness and interest in Muslim populations after the U.S. terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. This interest has only increased due to the ongoing war on terror and the conflicts in...

  • A decade on from 9/11.  // Green Left Weekly;8/31/2011, Issue 893, Special section p19 

    The author reflects on the status and policies of the U.S. in 2011, 10 years after the attacks on September 11, 2001. The author explores the problems that confronted the U.S. including the wars launched by the former U.S. President George W. Bush in Afghanistan and Iraq, the wake of Hurricane...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics