Bush, who was president during the attacks, commended the courage of the Flight 93 passengers and crew who are believed to have foiled an attack on the U.S. Capitol by leading the plane to crash in rural Pennsylvania.
He will again make the ritual journey to sacred American landmarks of loss. He will once more bow his head in silent prayer. He will repeat words of comfort for those whose lives changed forever on that brilliant September day two decades ago.
The horror of 9/11 is with so many Americans who lived through it. We are the ones who share a responsibility of teaching the day’s significance to the generations too young to remember .... Or to those born after 2001. A couple of SFA history students share the variety of 9/11 lessons they’ve received over the last two decades.