Our Friend Darin Died that Day

“You turned my mourning into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy.”

Safe from ISIS? Yes or NO, Panic is never the Answer!

With terror groups sophisticated use of social media and misinformation, panic and overreaction are not valid options. Measured, informed and solid security measured are.

Violence & Xenophobia Face South Asian & Middle Eastern Communities in U.S.

Xenophobia in politics and race based hate is firmly rooted in US history and on the rise today.

Muslims For Life: American Muslims Stand Up to Save Lives on 9/11

We shall never forget the 3,000 who lost their lives on 9/11. Let us remember them, then, by saving 30,000 lives. And in saving life, let us make sure that history will never be the same.

9-11 and the Lingering Aftermath

As we remember and honor all those who dies on 9/11, we must care and support all those still suffering from the resulting health and disability challenges

Writing in the First World

In response to the execution of Iranian poet and activist Hashem Shaabani, Poetry Editor Charlie Bondhus reflects on privilege, writing, and poetry’s function as a tool of social change.

9/11. We Remember

Let the stories add meaning.

Secret Gitmo Camp Does Not ‘Meet International Standards’ According to Defense Attorney

James Connell, a lawyer for one of the five Guantanamo prisoners charged in the Sept. 11 terror attack, was granted rare access to an “ultra-secret section of the Guantanamo Bay.”

Why Consumption Replaced Contribution: The Decline of Service in America

How our mass consumption consumes our service to others.

Torture, American Style

Study concludes that US torture after 9/11 had “no justification” and “damaged the standing of our nation.”

If They Were Somebody. They Are Somebody.

Caring deeply for Guantánamo Bay detainees is not un-American.

From Dork to Combat Killer in 14 Weeks

Matt Crowder looks back at the moment he knew he had to join the U.S. Military—the morning of September 11, 2001—and how that has turned him into the man he is today.

9/11, Eleven Years On: Let Our Reflections Be Only a Brief Pause

Slade Sohmer remembers 9/11: Running down 30 flights of stairs from his office on Wall Street, watching the sky turn yellow with smoke, and thinking of all the families who didn’t know they’d just lost their father, sister or child.

Monday HuffPost Edition – Ten things I've learned from 9/11

1. I remember waking up and going to work on Sept. 11, 2001. At the time I was working at a call centre for a growing company with franchises throughout the U.S. The lines were almost dead, and we were glued to our computers. Once in a while a call would come in from somebody […]

On 9/11, Atheism, Buttons, and Bowling for Jesus

Lisa Hickey was asked by a Good Men Project contributor how she reconciles all of the religious ceremonies of the day with the fact that she is atheist. Here is her answer.

Why ‘Carry on With Your Daily Lives’ Doesn’t Make Sense to Me

Jack Varnell wonders, “Has our kick the ass of the world, Billy Bad ass, macho attitude contributed in some way to where we are now?”