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Overview of the attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and Flight 93, the death toll, impact and enduring significance. Also includes Information on other Al-Qaeda attacks against the U.S. leading up to 9/11.
Written after a terrorist knife attack outside London, this article explores what the ongoing War on Terror has achieved and questions whether it will ever come to an end.
September 11 - Music in response to the events
Soundtracks: Songs that Defined History.
Explore the politically charged music in the aftermath of 9/11.
ClickView. (40 min.).
9/11: Day That Changed The World
9/11: Life Under Attack
ClickView (85 min.).
9/11 was the first major news event in the age of digital cameras and voicemails. This remarkable film tells the never-before-told stories of that day, created through a tapestry of previously unseen video and unheard audio.
9/11: Day that Changed the World documentary.
The definitive inside story of 9/11 from the perspective of those in power. This documentary goes behind the scenes to show how the events of the day played out minute by minute.
Part One. ClickView (46 min.).
Part Two. ClickView (46 min.).
President George W. Bush's Address to Nation after 9/11 attacks
Historical Speeches TV. YouTube. (5 min).
Osama bin Laden
Evolution of Evil: Osama bin Laden.
A profile of Osama bin Laden (1957-2011), who was born into a wealthy family in Saudi Arabia but became the leader of Al Qaeda.
ClickView. (50 min.).
The Life of Osama bin Laden.
CNN. YouTube (4 min).
Osama bin Laden - War on Terror
(From Life to Death)
Biography TV. YouTube (49 min.).
In front of a classroom of children in Florida while promoting reading, White House Chief of Staff Andrew Card discreetly informs President George W. Bush that, "A second plane hit the second tower. America is under attack."
This is the statement on Al-Qaeda from the Australian Government's National Security website which lists it as a terrorist organisation. It provides details about the organisation (its leadership, structure, membership, funding etc.) and its basis for being listed as a terrorist organisation (how it is directly or indirectly involved in terrorist acts or advocates the doing of terrorist acts).
Comprehensive profile on Al Qaeda, including its history, organisation (leadership, size, resources, locations), strategy (ideology, aims, political activities, targets and tactics) and major attacks. Profile can be downloaded as a PDF.