Daily Archives: September 14, 2010

Gideon Rachman FT column: Why 9/15 changed more than 9/11

My latest column is on the anniversaries of 9/11 and 9/15.

America commemorates two grim anniversaries this month: 9/11 and 9/15. Almost a decade has passed since hijacked aircraft flew into the twin towers, killing nearly 3,000 people and transforming America’s relations with the world. Two years have elapsed since the collapse of Lehman Brothers triggered a global financial crisis and provoked fears of a new Great Depression.