According to one student, those who trashed the flags believed that the school "was racist for doing that kind of thing [installing a flag display]."
It was "explained that red, white, and blue was going to be seen as racially insensitive," one student said.
A student at Washington University removed nearly 3,000 flags placed to commemorate those killed during the Sept. 11 attacks.
Satellite photos taken days after the September 11 attacks in 2001 reveal the scale of the devastation from the air.
"We spent the time and money on this monument in order to bring our community together and unite over the memory of those who died on the attacks," said the CEO of the company that installed it.
"There is little cultural overlap between violent extremists abroad and violent extremists at home," Bush said. "It is our continuing duty to confront them."
"Are we not able to repeat it?" the article asks, a security analyst noted on Saturday.
"Time will prove that it is a mistake for the US to regard China as its biggest adversary," said Hu Xijin, the outspoken editor of a Chinese government mouthpiece.
"When they built the World Trade Center it became known as the second tallest and now it's the tallest," Trump said after the terrorist attacks on 9/11.
"The dangers to our country can come not only across borders but from violence that gathers within," the former president said on the tragedy's 20th anniversary.
Dmitry Medvedev wrote in an op-ed that the U.S. invasion was a "blood for blood" campaign following the Twin Towers attacks.
"As a nation, we must never forget those we lost during one of the darkest moments in our history," President Biden said in a statement Saturday.
At the area we were evacuated to, one block away, we began to see people jumping out of the towers, It was absolutely horrifying. I spoke to a woman who was distraught because her husband worked in the twin towers and she had just dropped her son at school close by. I just hugged her.
But let's face it: two decades after 9/11, Saudi Arabia's political leadership has a long way to go in cracking down on the sources of terrorism funding.
The wisdom of the wounded healer reminds us that our collective woundedness can unite us and compel us toward healing.
Even the 9/11 Commission soft-pedaled the failures of U.S. leaders and the intelligence community.
Only a fraction of the 500,000 people exposed to toxins at Ground Zero have gotten money from the federal fund that compensates victims, even as the death toll rises.
The terrorist leader phoned his mother in Syria on September 10. "Something big" was going to keep them from meeting for a while, he said.
Americans have given more than $2.8 billion to help 9/11 victims—the second largest sum ever donated to one disaster. Here are ways you can still help.
The comedian and Pete Davidson are hosting a charity benefit to raise money for 9/11 charities, and it will feature a whole host of A-list stars on the mic.
"It's amazing to me that the rest of the culprits in this case have not been brought to justice.," said U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema.
On Thursday mornings, some of the flags were found broken and strewn across the ground. Trash cans near the garden were found knocked over.
Several 9/11 commemoration events will be held to mark 20 years since the terror attack, including performances, exhibitions and film screenings.
The news that Ahmad Shah Massoud had been killed "made me feel sick to my stomach," said the CIA officer who led the first team into Afghanistan after 9/11.