Decade After 911 Lives Affected

9/11 -- Lessons Only Partially Learned

Glen Pearson | Posted 11.13.2011 | Canada
Glen Pearson

Ten years on, there are likely just as many questions as there were when the twin towers fell. Our world doesn't feel safer, and turbulent events, bot...

George Walker's Book of Hours: The Significance of a Decade Passed

Rachel Anne Farquharson | Posted 11.12.2011 | Canada
Rachel Anne Farquharson

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Sunday Roundup

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 11.10.2011 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

Canadians mourn alongside Americans on this sad anniversary of 9/11. We were affected deeply on that day 10 years ago, nearly as much as the U.S. itself: not just by the Canadian lives we lost, but by the empathetic pain we feel when our closest kin suffers a tragedy. Whatever longstanding sibling rivalry Canadians have felt towards Americans vanished -- at that moment we became one family grieving death together. We also became key partners in what would be called the War on Terror: This week on HuffPost Canada, new contributor Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada, offered important analysis of what this has meant to our privacy laws. We also welcomed aboard two distinguished contributors who offered their reactions to the news that the prime minister was considering re-introducing controversial anti-terrorism laws: former counter terror operative Mubin Shaikh and terrorist expert David Harris.

Your Skin Is Not Your Enemy

Scaachi Koul | Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada
Scaachi Koul

After 9/11, I didn't want people to think I was Muslim. "They" were going to make my life harder for something "we" never had a hand in. "They" were the ones responsible and I wanted nothing to do with it. Being referred to as Muslim quickly changed from a harmless mistake to a black mark.

9/11 + 10: Life Goes On But it Does Not Go On

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

I remember that after the Sept. 11 attacks, a great pall fell over the otherwise gorgeous fall days. Everything during that season seemed at once excessively beautiful and excessively sad.