9-11-01... twin towers and statue of liberty. A day we'll never forget. The end of the innocence!

9-11-01... twin towers and statue of liberty. A day we'll never forget. The end of the innocence!

Driven to the brink by fires and scorching temperatures during the 9/11 attacks, people near the top of the World Trade Center's north tower hang from windows as high as 1,300 feet above the streets of New York City. Such images were extremely controversial ten years ago but have since become more accepted—if no less disturbing.

9/11: 'Jumpers' from the World Trade Center still provoke impassioned debate

Driven to the brink by fires and scorching temperatures during the 9/11 attacks, people near the top of the World Trade Center's north tower hang from windows as high as 1,300 feet above the streets of New York City. Such images were extremely controversial ten years ago but have since become more accepted—if no less disturbing.

Grim: 2,753 died from 'blunt impact injuries' on 9/11 and it is thought that around 200 people jumped to their deaths. They would have fallen for around 10 seconds

The 9/11 victims America wants to forget: The 200 jumpers who flung themselves from the Twin Towers who have been 'airbrushed from history'

Grim: 2,753 died from 'blunt impact injuries' on 9/11 and it is thought that around 200 people jumped to their deaths. They would have fallen for around 10 seconds

One World Trade Center. NYC. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill/ Daniel Libeskind, David Childs. 2006-13. 1776 ft tall.

One World Trade Center. NYC. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill/ Daniel Libeskind, David Childs. 2006-13. 1776 ft tall.

World Trade Center 9/11 Map: While the topic of this graphic is disturbing, it does effectively show how parts from planes damaged buildings beyond WTC 1 & 2.

World Trade Center 9/11 Map: While the topic of this graphic is disturbing, it does effectively show how parts from planes damaged buildings beyond WTC 1 & 2.

The Waterfall | 9/11 Memorial, World Trade Center, New York City

The Making of the National 9/11 Memorial

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