McClatchy Remembers 9/11

Sept. 11, 2001: A retrospective

The mind struggles to recall a world before Sept. 11, 2001, the day terror ripped through a bright blue sky. In this video retrospective, the images tell a story of chaos and courage, the story of the day that forever changed America.


Where were you?

  • Jay Winuk

    Carmel, NY 10512, NY – “Somehow, 10 years have come and gone since my brave younger brother was murdered by terrorists on Sept. 11, 2001. The shock goes away, I ...”

  • Susan Rovner

    Pawl, AL – “As a teacher on 9/11 in Princeton Junction, N.J., I had to not only teach but also put on an Academy Award winning performance. I ...”

  • Robert Carley

    Darien, CT – “Standing by the window of my office in Stamford Connecticut, I saw the billowing smoke from the World Trade Towers coming from across Long Island ...”