September 11 http://kut.org en Interview: Texas Should Teach Terrorism Lurks in All Radical Faiths – Not Just Islam http://kut.org/post/interview-texas-should-teach-terrorism-lurks-all-radical-faiths-not-just-islam <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F110086475" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>Wednesday marked 12 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks. The attacks thrust radical Islam into the spotlight and arguably ushered in an era of Islamophobia. But do stereotypes about Muslims actually go back much further?</p><p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 22:01:23 +0000 Laura Rice 8670 at http://kut.org Interview: Texas Should Teach Terrorism Lurks in All Radical Faiths – Not Just Islam Teaching 9/11 to Texas Students Who Don't Remember - Or Weren't Yet Born That Day http://kut.org/post/teaching-911-texas-students-who-dont-remember-or-werent-yet-born-day <p><iframe src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F109886844" frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>Remembering the events of September 11th is easy for most Americans. It's a fresh, sometimes painful memory for some.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 16:05:23 +0000 Kate McGee 8647 at http://kut.org Teaching 9/11 to Texas Students Who Don't Remember - Or Weren't Yet Born That Day Interview: The White House Photographer Inside the Bush Presidency on Sept. 11 http://kut.org/post/interview-white-house-photographer-inside-bush-presidency-sept-11 <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F109752635" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>On Sept. 11, 2001, Eric Draper presumed the morning trip to Florida would be a routine affair. Or, at least as routine as anything ever can be when you’re traveling with the President of the United States.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 11:35:00 +0000 David Brown 8646 at http://kut.org Interview: The White House Photographer Inside the Bush Presidency on Sept. 11 AM Update: 9/11 Memorials, Travis County Tourism Tax, UT Helping Students Make the Grade http://kut.org/post/am-update-911-memorials-travis-county-tourism-tax-ut-helping-students-make-grade <p>Today marks 11 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks. Here's information on remembrance events and other stories making news today:</p><p><strong>Local 9/11 Memorial Events</strong></p><p>There are several events scheduled today across Central Texas to <a href="http://voicesofseptember11.org/dev/memorials.php?mem_id=349" target="_blank">mark the anniversary</a> of the September 11 terrorist attacks.</p><p>At 10 a.m., <a href="http://iafflocal975.org/index.cfm?section=15&amp;pagenum=245" target="_blank">Austin firefighters will climb the Pleasant Valley Drill Tower</a>. Wearing full gear, they’ll climb up and down the equivalent of the height of the World Trade Center.</p><p>At noon, there will be a <a href="http://www.capevent.legis.state.tx.us/" target="_blank">9-11 Memorial and pipe and drum performance</a> in the Texas Capitol Rotunda.</p><p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 13:49:47 +0000 Hady Karl Mawajdeh & Laura Rice 5056 at http://kut.org AM Update: 9/11 Memorials, Travis County Tourism Tax, UT Helping Students Make the Grade "9-11 and Beyond" Exhibit Comes to Camp Mabry http://kut.org/post/9-11-and-beyond-exhibit-comes-camp-mabry <p><a data-mce-="" href="http://www.txmf.us/">Camp Mabry</a> will host an exhibit commemorating Texas Army and Air National Guard personnel who were among the first to be called into combat in the wake of the 2001 terror attacks. &ldquo;9-11 and Beyond: The Texas National Guard and the War on Terror&rdquo; opens next Saturday, the day before the 10-year anniversary of the attacks.</p> Fri, 02 Sep 2011 16:54:28 +0000 Reshma Kirpalani 2388 at http://kut.org "9-11 and Beyond" Exhibit Comes to Camp Mabry