Posted September 11, 2011 at 4:27 PM
by Alejandra Salinas, President, College Democrats of America
The events that took place on September 11, 2001, have had an immeasurable impact on every American’s life. Many College Democrats were still in elementary school in September 2001; ten years ago today, that innocence was shattered. Our futures were suddenly uncertain.
From that infamous day forward, American history has been and will continue to be divided between pre-9/11 and post-9/11. Yet from tragedy, America has proven her resilience. Rather than allowing the horrifying events of that day to force us into a lifetime of fear and insecurity, the young people whose lives were touched that day continue to boldly stride into the future, working hard to ensure a better tomorrow for America and the world.
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