Tag: National Archives

Military officials ignored Cheney’s 9/11 shoot-down order

By Stephen C. WebsterRawStory.com Newly published audio this week reveals that Vice President Dick Cheney's infamous Sept. 11, 2001 order to shoot down rogue civilian aircraft was ignored by military officials, who instead ordered pilots...

National Archives sits on 9/11 Commission records

Reuters Exclusive: by Scot J. Paltrow Reuters US Online Report Domestic News Sep 08, 2011 08:14 EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ten years after al Qaeda's attack on the United States, the vast...

Colleen Rowley: Minders Ensured She Didn’t Say Anything About 9/11 the FBI Didn’t WANT Told, Even to Government Officials With Top Security Clearance

WashingtonsBlog.com FBI whistleblower Coleen Rowley was interviewed by Scott Horton, professor at Columbia Law School and Contributing Editor of Harper's Magazine. Rowley said that in her testimony to the Joint Intelligence Committee regarding 9/11, she was...

Zelikow’s ‘What Do I Do Now?’ Memo Found

We have found the famous "What Do I Do Now?" memo drafted by 9/11 Commission Executive Director Philip Zelikow on March 2, 2003. The memo advised staffers newly hired by the commission what they...

Amalgam Virgo Reveals Military Exercise Involving Suicide Pilot

New details of a NORAD exercise called Amalgam Virgo 01-02 have been found in a document at the National Archives. The exercise involved a suicide pilot attacking a military installation in the US. It...

How the FBI and 9/11 Commission Suppressed Key Evidence about Hani Hanjour, alleged hijack pilot of AAL 77

The evidence was crucial because it undermined the official explanation that Hani Hanjour crashed American Airlines Flight 77 into the Pentagon at high speed after executing an extremely difficult top gun maneuver. But to...