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Fri, Sep 9, 2011 -- 10:00 AM

Ten Years After 9/11


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A woman ties a 'Ribbon of Remembrance' onto the fence at St. Paul's Chapel on September 8, 2011 in New York City.
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A woman ties a 'Ribbon of Remembrance' onto the fence at St. Paul's Chapel on September 8, 2011 in New York City.

As the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on 9/11 nears, we check back in with guests we spoke to shortly after the attacks about how their views on patriotism have changed a decade later. What are your reflections on the nation 10 years after the attacks?

Host: Dave Iverson

Guests:

  • Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, novelist, short story writer, poet and author most recently of the novel "One Amazing Thing"
  • Jessi Hempel, writer for Fortune Magazine who was 26 years old when she produced a piece for KQED's Perspectives series on September 25th, 2001
  • Romeo M. Horvath, former U.S. Army paratrooper and Operation Iraqi Freedom combat veteran
  • Terry Boyd, former sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps who served for seven years and saw action in both Afghanistan and Iraq
  • Todd Gitlin, professor of journalism and sociology and chair of the Ph.D program in communications at Columbia University, and author of books including "The Intellectuals and the Flag"

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