Steve Marlier

As Interviewed by Fiona Tanis
"Particularly in the first six months we would have rocket attacks."
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Kim Rosenberg

As Interviewed by Jaelin Su
"I was riding the elevator up when the first plane struck the North Tower."
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Jose Angel Cedillos

As interviewed by Bryan Cedillos
"I could hear the bullets and the scandal of people and planes. I was scared because I did not know what was happening at that moment."
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Ashley Moran

As Interviewed by Rhea Moran
"Earlier that day, life had been going on as normal, but now we could hear the bombs dropping, and that was just..."
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Emily and Shannon Spurgeon

As interviewed by Ava Spurgeon
"I do remember feeling glad we moved to New York when we did because I feel like if we were supposed to come after 9/11 we might not have gone, and I was so glad to be there, you know, in those years"
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Gilbert Tubahonye

As Interviewed by Sophia Dale
"I had a faith, I had a voice that kept telling me that I will be alright, that I will escape. "
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Aniko Paul

As Interviewed by Ally Kellar
"Everything that my family owned was taken away by the government."
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David Berwald

As interviewed by Abbey Stein
"They were viewed as an inferior people. They became a scapegoat for other people. I’ve always viewed it that any person who looks down on other people is wrong. I’ve accepted everybody and I try to be nice to everyone. "
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Frank Flanagan

As Interviewed by Calvin Auby
"And the gravity of the situation... we all slept very well at night actually. It was not like being in Vietnam or someplace where you sleep with one eye open"
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Sarah Martin

As Interviewed by Will S.
"And it was the smell of the fires, initially, but once the fires subsided, then was the smell of - dead things. "
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Rene Portier

As interviewed by Clara P
"I came home after the 14 months of training to say good-bye to all of my family because we were leaving but we didn't know if we were going to come back."
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Joe Rice

As interviewed by Gavin Ratcliff
"If just tapped the brakes the propeller would curl up."
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Bill Scheel

As Interviewed by Margaret Hearne
"I walked up the stairs and there was a sign that said “Colored Bathroom” And I said to myself, “Where are we? What country is this?”"
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Anna Walczak

As Interviewed by Victor Walczak
"It's just giving me... the memory"
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Gretchen Shartle

As Interviewed by Hailey Ripp
"I would catch glimpses...of these poor people... I thought 'my goodness, that's hard for them' and I felt the need to help."
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Mohamad Elhagehassan

As Interviewed by Ali Elhagehassan
"I remember I came here with only 300 dollars."
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Christopher Smith

As Interviewed by Ashton Smith
"It was the most beautiful green I’d ever seen in my life…"
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Nancy Wang

As Interviewed by Daniel Wang
"After two or three years we knew we would never go back."
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Michael Natenberg

"These Palestinian kids... they haven't actually seen the ocean even though it's only 45 minutes away. "
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Daniel Mccord

As Interviewed by Helen Singletary
"And it just seemed impossible, it seemed impossible that we weren't just coming under attack everyday."
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