Tragedy of September 11th

Kevin Scales

The Day the Air filled with Dust.

On the morning of September 11th, 4 airlines were hijacked by 19 al-Qaeda terrorists. Two were crashed into both of the World Trade Centers, 1 into the Pentagon, and the last flight, Flight 93, in an attempt to regain control of the plane by the passengers, crashed into a field in Pennsylvania killing all aboard. At 9:59 am, the South Tower collapsed and at 10:28 am the North Tower collapsed.

At the end of the day, 2996 people would never take another breath.

Bias and Critism of the Media

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Media Bias Fox 59

Fox 59 covers the horrible events that unfolded into the tower. They dove deep into the Bias by labeling. Muslim's were antagonized and scrutinized by the media and were portrayed as the worlds evil. By reader response of 1st hand accounts of people in the tower, Muslim's were portrayed and even persecuted by angry Americans.

Media Critism After 9/11

The media took an negative cultural criticism towards Muslims after 9/11. They portrayed 9/11 as a Muslim plot and that every Muslim was an extremist that wanted to harm America.

ABC Media Source

Were live when the attack happened. No bias or criticism. Only facts. The media had taken a neutral look during the event. During 9/11 they were even able to catch the second plane crashing.

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