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9/11 Conspiracy Theory That Is Being Debated Today

By: Con’Sandra Downie
Mrs. Button
Economics 100
April 23, 2012

The attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001 were an unforgettable day in American History. The attacks were sought to be from Osama Bin Laden and his terrorist organization in Afghanistan. For about the past ten years, it was never questioned that the attacks on September 11 were controlled by the Iraqis and their leader Osama Bin laden. As the years have gone by, questions are being raised by many researchers all over the world. Now people have started to question who were really to blame for the attacks on September 11. After watching Loose Change 9/11, many believe we were attacked by our own government. In the documentary (Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup) considering the argument that the September 11, 2001 attacks were planned and conducted by elements within the United States government. Base the claims on perceived anomalies in the historical record of the attacks, questions related to the technical details of the collapse of the buildings, in The World Trade Center, including rebuttals and ridicule.

At 9:59 A.M., the South Tower of the World Trade Center completely collapsed in about 10 seconds after burning for only 56 minutes. 29 minutes later the North Tower also collapsed in the same amount of time. Later at 5:20 in the evening the World Trade Center Building 7 collapsed in under seven seconds, with the official explanation being that falling debris from the north tower created a series of fires inside the building, despite the fact that no such steel frame building have ever collapsed only from the effects of fire. As a result of the attacks to the towers, 2,752 people died, including all 157 passengers and crew aboard the two airplanes. The collapse of the twin towers also caused extensive damage to the rest of the complex and nearby buildings. Debris from...
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