Never Forget. My first thought was, “The chickens have come home to roost.”
I was in a staff meeting when the first plane hit, but when I got back to the desk, my cubicle mate told me, “A plane just crashed into the World Trade Center.” A few minutes later another co-worker burst in, “Another plane just hit! We’re under attack!”
Malcolm X’s famous words were the first to cross my mind. America’s dirty deeds around the world had come back to haunt us.
But in the coming hours, days, months and years, as the facts emerged, and the coverups began, the picture became less clear, the view more murky. Continue reading