Front page of the day: 9/11

Every year on this day, front pages offer memorials and tributes to the victims of 9/11. This year, some fronts focused on teaching children who can't remember that day, the survivors, and medical and legal issues that have come up since. Like the annual reading of the names, this front from The Southern Illinoisan in Carbondale, Illinois feels almost … Read More

Today in media history: 9/11 coverage on Poynter.org

On the morning of September 11, 2001, Bill Mitchell, the editor of Poynter.org, asked me to compile an online resource page about the terrorist attacks. It was an incredibly busy day as we began posting articles and newspaper front pages about September 11th. Coverage continued for months. A book was soon published. For the tenth anniversary … Read More
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