With tag: 911_news_features
Actor David Peare Reads "Riders To The Sea"
Irish actor David Peare reads the play Riders To The Sea by John Millington Synge. The play resonated with Don Goodrich of Bennington, who lost his son Peter Goodrich in the attacks of 9/11/01 so much he commissioned a recording of it.
Ten years after the terrorist attacks of September 11th, this special produced by WNYC explores New Yorkers' most visceral and immediate emotional reactions to the attack on the World Trade Center and how they are, or aren't, still with us today.
Life After 9/11: Changing Of The National Guard
By Steve Zind
In the last week the Vermont National Guard has helped in the response
to the flooding from Tropical Storm Irene -- a role long associated with the guard. But the events of September 11, 2001 transformed the guard into an organization trained to
respond to very different circumstances, much further away from home.