"Post-9/11 surveillance measures have made it far too easy for the government to review our personal and business records, telephone and e-mail conversations, and virtually all aspects of our lives," the author and President of the ACLU explains in this guest blog why the Fourth Amendment is good for business and essential for democracy.
Ten years after the attacks on September 11, we still don’t live in a world where we are free from terror threats. But we have made great progress on how to best communicate those threats in a way that makes us all a little bit safer.
Text of the law signed by President George W. Bush after 9/11 eased restrictions on foreign intelligence gathering within the United States.
Text of the bill to improve public health services and provide financial compensation for first responders made ill by the WTC attack.
A comprehensive look at the programs of the Department of Homeland Security, including the latest airline and chemical security measures.
Transcript of the President's address to the Nation on Sept. 11, 2001.
Updates and history of the construction of the WTC from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Comprehensive details about the new 9/11 memorial and adjoining museum in New York City's financial district.
New York City's public health resource website for recovery workers, residents and others.
Information regarding the World Trade Center Job Creation Retention Program (JCRP) — a state grant program encouraging companies to relocate and/or continue hiring lower Manhattan.
A independent advisory report, commissioned by the US Government, that sought to answer how 9/11 happened and how a similar attack might be avoided.
A report by the National Center for Food Protection and Defense addressing the vulnerability of the nation’s food system to terror attacks.
Declassified transcripts from the National Security Archive of recordings from the airliners used in the attacks.
An aggregate of news reports, timelines, and images from around the world covering the attacks, produced by the Archives of Global Change in the 21st Century.
An assessment of American security policy by Steven Biddle of the Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College.
A collection of articles by scholars, published by the Academy of Political Science, on the causes and consequences of 9/11.
A discussion of the events leading up to the terrorist attacks, describing foreign relations with the Middle East, and the global response after the attack.
This on-the-ground account traces the monumental efforts of the cleanup crew at the site of the World Trade Center collapse.