9/11 Families

Keep Victims Compensation Fund going for 9/11-illness sufferers

More than 130,000 people have signed a Change.org petition to extend the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, which provides financial assistance to those suffering from illnesses caused by Ground Zero contaminants. The petition was put together...

Mueller has Long History of Diversions and Cover-Ups

What some people don’t know about Mueller is that he has a long history of leading government investigations that were diversions or cover-ups. These include the investigation into the 1988 bombing of Pan Am...

Judge in 9/11 Suits Feels No Regret That None Ever Went to Trial

Originally published at The New York Times by Benjamin Weiser on 9/9/2016 After the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, scores of victims’ family members decided to pursue lawsuits in federal court, bypassing a dedicated...

I Lost My Daughter On 9/11. Am I Losing My Country, Too?

Originally published at Refinery29 by Donna Marsh on 9/10/16 Refinery29 Editor's note: It has been 15 years since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people. Refinery29 has chosen to share the voices...

JASTA Bill Sponsor Organized Voice Vote to Guarantee Passage of 9/11 Justice Act

Originally published at Sputnik by Leandra Bernstein on 9/9/16 The procedural maneuver to call a voice vote in a nearly empty chamber House of Representatives was carried out to guarantee passage of the Justice Against...

More than a Thousand Families Have No Confirmation of Death

Originally published at USA Today by Melanie Eversley  on 9/10/16 NEW YORK — For many, 9/11 is characterized by a televised reading of the names of the dead at Ground Zero. But for those looking for answers in what’s left...

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