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Jake O'Kane: On anniversary of 9/11 attacks, I remember my own visits to the Twin Towers and the resilience of New York and its people

Like millions around the world, I watched 9/11 unfold on television... My brain fumbled to comprehend what was happening in front of my eyes

Jake's love affair with New York began when he first visited in 1981, the Twin Towers a constant backdrop
Jake O'Kane
TWENTY years ago, on a bright autumn morning, the world changed irrevocably. Out of a clear blue sky, two passenger jets were deliberately crashed into the Twin Towers in New York, leading to their co[...]

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