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OPINION: 9/11 families sound off on MTA’s political ad decision


Shown is an ad from the pro-Israel American Freedom Defense Initiative on a Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority bus featuring a 1941 photograph of Hitler and supporter Hajj Amin al-Husseini in… Read more »

Muslims, Jews and Christian Gather for an Interfaith Rally on Boston Common

Photo at Boston Interfaith Rally

January 21, 2015 On a brisk Sunday afternoon in January, several people gathered for an Interfaith Rally to show solidarity with the victims of the massacre of staff at the… Read more »

Talat Hamdani Speaks at the 2015 Rally to Close Guantanamo and End Torture


Washington, DC , January 11, 2015 I am Talat Hamdani, mother of Salman Hamdani. Salman was a first responder, EMT & NYPD Cadet who responded to the call of duty… Read more »

Our Letter To Obama-December 2014

December 8, 2014 Dear President Obama, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows decries the use of torture for any purpose. We are family members who have been waiting for over… Read more »

Phyllis Rodriguez 2014: 9/11 Anniversary

Greg Rodriguez, pictured in 2000Phyllis and Orlando Rodriguez In the second of our interviews with 9/11 family members provided by Peaceful Tomorrows, we speak to Phyllis Rodriguez, who lost her… Read more »

Terry Greene 2014: 9/11 Anniversary


Terry lost her brother Don Freeman Greene on Flight 93. Don has since been hailed as a hero for attempting to wrest control of the plane of the hijackers in… Read more »

Attack Syria? Not in Our Son’s Name!

September 11, 2013 To the Editor: Why is our government arguing so forcefully to use cruise missiles against Syria? And why now, as the anniversary of the attacks killing nearly… Read more »

Military Justice: Secrecy Shrouds Guantanamo Hearings

by Mathieu von Rohr in Guantanamo The biggest terrorism trial in American history has yet to begin, but many are already questioning whether it can approach fairness. Aggressive surveillance tactics,… Read more »

I Am Haunted By the Other Gitmo. The One I Did Not See.

I just returned from a prison where only the detainees, a judge, prosecutors, defense lawyers, witnesses, a lottery selected press pool, a lottery selected group of NGOs, and 5 lottery… Read more »

What Happens to Justice in a Perpetual War?

By John Knefel June 25, 2013 4:45 PM ET I. Emma Barker-Lasar is 19 years old. She attends community college in central New Jersey and works part-time for minimum wage at… Read more »

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