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David Potorti

David Potorti is the brother of a 9-11 World Trade Center victim and co-founder of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows. He is co-editor of Crossing the Rift: North Carolina Poets on 9/11 & Its Aftermath.

Articles by this author

 

Guantanamo Hasn't Made Us Safer

What would America look like if we spent $2 billion a day on education, affordable housing, health care, or infrastructure? Wouldn't these things make us safer and more free?

David Potorti ·


Mourner's Morning

What died on Sept. 11, 2001 was not just my brother, but a tradition and history of American tolerance and commitment to peace.

David Potorti ·


Filling September 11th

Why the rush to move on, absent adequate time for thought, healing and investigation?

David Potorti ·


Only Human

In the end, every bomb we drop on Iraq is going to be a World Trade Center.

David Potorti ·


Can I Get A Witness?

And speak to us about the futility of terrorism and war

David Potorti ·


I Have a Dream...

King's dream, like his goal of freedom, continues to ring as true as it remains elusive

David Potorti ·


Coming to a Mall Near You: Just War

Where there is just war, there will be no justice

David Potorti ·

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