List/Grid Press Releases

9/11 Families Support Legislation to Repeal Sections of USA PATRIOT Act

WASHINGTON, DC — Adele Welty, who lost her son, Firefighter Timothy Welty, at the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001, will speak at a press conference marking the introduction… Read more »

9/11 Families Unite to Launch “Peaceful Tomorrows”

Group Sends a Valentine to President Bush Asking for an Afghan Victims Fund NEW YORK— Family members of people killed on September 11 gathered in New York today to announce… Read more »

News Conference : 9/11 Families Say Anniversary Of World Trade Center Attacks Should Not Be Used For Political Purposes

September 11th Families For Peaceful Tomorrows Call On Political Leaders To Respect The Anniversary of The World Trade Center Attacks As A Day of Mourning and Refection

“Underground Zero” Donates $10,000 to September 11 Families For Peaceful Tomorrows

Independent filmmakers Jay Rosenblatt and Caveh Zahedi have donated a portion of the proceeds from the sale of two collaborative television programs, entitled “Underground Zero,” to September 11 Families for… Read more »

9/11 FAMILIES JOIN BIPARTISAN COALITION TO FIX THE PATRIOT ACT

Press conference launches Pennsylvania statewide coalition NEWS RELEASE For immediate release Contact: Nabil Ashour, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, 212-598-0970 NEW YORK– Alissa Torres, whose husband was killed at… Read more »

Cindy Sheehan Crawford Vigil

In August 2005, Peaceful Tomorrows members Talat Hamdani, Derrill Bodley, Laurette Simmons and Anthony Aversano joined Cindy Sheehan’s vigil in Crawford, Texas. At that time, Peaceful Tomorrows released this statement… Read more »

Journey Towards Healing and Wholeness Conference

9/11 FAMILY GROUP CELEBRATES DEMOCRACY IN SOUTH AFRICA Joins in journey toward forgiveness, healing and wholeness OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–A group representing September 11th victims will mark the 10th anniversary of… Read more »

Bush Re-Election Ads Controversy

9/11 Families & Firefighters Call on Bush Campaign To Withdraw Ads Using WTC Imagery Ask all parties to pledge not to use Sept. 11th images for political campaigns New York,… Read more »

Adele Welty Visits Afghanistan

9/11 Firefighter’s Mom Travels to Afghanistan NEW YORK– Adele Welty, who lost her son, Timmy, a NYC Firefighter, at the World Trade Center on September 11th, is traveling to Afghanistan… Read more »

Bodley Returns to Afghanistan

Return to Afghanistan: 9/11 Family Member Revisits First Battlefield of “War on Terror” NEW YORK – A September 11th family member who visited Afghanistan in January, 2002, is returning to… Read more »

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