Sean Rooney’s Last Goodbye

A white rose on the 9/11 Memorial honors Sean Rooney’s birthday.
Melodie Homer and her husband, LeRoy Homer Jr. Courtesy of Flight 93 National Memorial
Artwork from Doug and Mike Starn.
VICE co-founder Suroosh Alvi at a recent public program. Photo by Monika Graff.
Gift of Jillian and Carmen Suarez.
A snowy day at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.
World Trade Center site reflects off glass façade of the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.
Photo of Suroosh Alvi from VICE docuseries “TERROR”.
City officials planted a Survivor Tree seedling in the hope that the tree will “grow into a symbol of our community's resiliency.” Photo courtesy of the City of Orlando.