Visitors to the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., participate in a sunset memorial service on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, as the nation marks the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
Photo: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar
Photo: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

We must ‘contextualize America’s tragedies,’ the left says

From Slate: “Students need us to contextualize America’s tragedies, not commemorate them.”

2. We expected the war on terror to unite us. What went wrong?

From Washington Post: “9/11 made Americans put their differences aside. Obviously, it didn’t last.”

3. The Real Lesson of Sept. 11

From New York Times: “I went to war to avenge my brother’s death. But the only person I truly wanted to kill died 17 years ago.”

United States ‘needs new strategy,’ the right says