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Documentary Tells Story of Survivor Tree, Memorial Grove

The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher) The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

On Thursday, award-winning filmmaker Scott Elliott published a piece in The New York Times highlighting his new feature-length documentary, “The Trees,” which tells the story of the 400 white oak trees on the Memorial.  Read more »

NYT: U.S. Gov. Should Provide Funding for 9/11 Memorial

(Amy Dreher photo) (Amy Dreher photo)

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9/11 Memorial is Featured Talk of Arts Forum at New York Times

Joe Daniels, President and CEO of the National September 11 Memorial (Amy Dreher photo) Joe Daniels, President and CEO of the National September 11 Memorial (Amy Dreher photo)

9/11 Memorial President is guest speaker for Arts Forum at The New York Times.  Read more »

VIDEO: Make Your Voice Heard, Place One Final Vote to Help Build 9/11 Memorial

The video shows the waterfalls taking shape at the 9/11 Memorial construction site. Your votes through Members Project will help the 9/11 Memorial earn $200,000 in essential funding.We’re asking you to help make one final push to catapult your favorite charity – the 9/11 Memorial – into first place before polls close on Nov. 21.  We need as many votes as possible to reach our goal.Voting for the Memorial will help ensure the promise to always remember 9/11.  Read more »

Video: 9/11, Today and Tomorrow speakers series

 In case you missed it: New York Times best-selling author Peter Balakian read a powerful selection of 9/11-themed poems  at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St., as part of the well-received “9/11, Today and Tomorrow” speakers series. The event was filmed in HD for online audiences and is being brought to The MEMO blog readers by WNET.ORG's Thirteen Forum.    Read more »

Take an interactive look at the memorial pools

A New York Times'  interactive panorama shows the progress of the 9/11 Memorial  Read more »

Watch Pulitzer Prize-winning NYT reporter discuss Taliban capture

In case you missed it, here's a video of two-time Pulitzer prize winner David Rohde, who discussed his capture before a crowd at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St. His story was part of the "9/11, Today and Tomorrow" speakers series.  Read more »

NYT Reporter discusses taliban militants in pakistan

Two-time Pulitzer prize winner David Rohde discussed his seven-month captivity with the Taliban as part of the "9/11, Today and Tomorrow" speakers series Wednesday night at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St.  The New York Times reporter discussed the “Taliban mini-state” that is “alive and thriving in Pakistan.”  Read more »

A NYT reporter recounts escaping the taliban as part of 9/11, Today and Tomorrow speakers series

The 9/11 Memorial introduces David Rohde, a two-time Pulitzer prize winning reporter, as its fourth speaker for the “9/11, Today and Tomorrow” series at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St.Last month, a counterterrorism expert discussed the deadly inner workings of al-Qaeda.  Read more »

Dissecting al Qaeda in 9/11, today and Tomorrow speakers series

Tonight at 6:30 p.m., counterterrorism expert Bill Braniff will explain the deadly inner-workings al Qaeda as part of the 9/11, Today and Tomorrow speakers series at the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site, 20 Vesey St., in Manhattan.On June 23, Pulitzer-prize winning New York Times reporter David Rohde (pronounced Road) will headline a lecture on the Taliban. Rohde escaped the Taliban after being held captive from November 2008 to June 2009.  Read more »