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Preparedness Recommendations

American Red Cross

FEMA, Federal Emergency Management Agency

Ready.gov - From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security 2-26-2003

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What you can do to help in the United States:

ATF Online - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms - 1-800-ATF-BOMB (or 1-800-283-2662) to report leads on bomb-related incidents.

CIA, Central Intelligence Agency (& Director of Central Intelligence) - The War on Terrorism (Special Section)

Central Intelligence Agency 
Office of Public Affairs 
Washington, D.C. 20505
(703) 482-0623 (7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., US Eastern time)

U. S. Coast Guard, USCG (Tip Line: 1-800-424-8802)

FBI, Federal Bureau of Investigation > War on Terrorism > Most Wanted Terrorists and FBI - Terrorism - Designated Foreign Terrorist Organization List and other information. Also, see their Field Offices for local contact information.

Washington Metropolitan Field Office
601 4th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20535-0002
(202) 278-2000

FEMA, Federal Emergency Management Agency - National Preparedness - Toolkit For Managing The Emergency Consequences Of Terrorist Incidents - Are You Ready A Guide to Citizen Preparedness

National Infrastructure Protection Center, NIPC - Report suspicious trucks and their drivers, etc.

J. Edgar Hoover Building
935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20535-0001
Voice: (202) 323-3205
Toll free: 888-585-9078

National Whistleblower Center

Naval War College - Naval War College Library - America on Alert the War Against Terrorism

Office of Homeland Security, OHS - head by Tom Ridge. This site had the Homeland Security Advisory System: Severe (Red); High (Orange). Elevated (Yellow), Guarded (Blue), and Low (Green). National Preparedness

U.S. Dept. of Defense, DoD - Terrorism and Terrorists. The Pentagon is located in Arlington, VA, immediately west of the Potomac River. and is the headquarters of the DoD.

U.S. Department of Justice, DoJ > Interagency International Fugitive Lookout and INS, Immigration and Naturalization Service

U.S. Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20530-0001
(202) 353-1555 - Office of the Attorney General

U.S. Department of State > Rewards for Justice (1-800-US REWARDS) > submit tips on terrorism; Travel Warnings & Consular Information Sheets

U.S. Department of State
2201 C Street NW
Washington, DC 20520
(202) 647-4000 

AMW: America's Most Wanted - America Fights Back! (1-800-CRIME-TV or 1-800-274-6388)

USA Freedom Corps - President George W. Bush "called upon every American to commit to least two years of their lives--the equivalent of 4,000 hours--to the service of others" in response to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on America. The USA Freedom Corps is composed of the Peace Corps; AmeriCorps; Senior Corps; Learn and Serve America; the newly-created Citizen Corps (call 1-877-USA-CORPS). Journal your volunteer service online.

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Reports on Terrorism

The Sociology and Psychology of Terrorism: Who Becomes a Terrorist and Why? 
Report Prepared under an Interagency Agreement by the Federal Research Division, Library of Congress - September 1999 

Annotated Bibliography of Government Documents Related to the Threat of Terrorism & the Attacks of September 11, 2001

Iraq Dossier - Executive summary and full download of it. (Sept. 24, 2002)

Patterns of Global Terrorism: 2001 (Released in May 2002) - a U. S. Department of State document. See their Counterterrorism Office.

Terrorism Reporter - Terror at the World Trade Center, Pentagon

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Patriotic Craft Projects

Patriotic Crafts at Making Friends and Other Crafts for Kids - Cool Crafts for Kewl Kids

PC Teach It - Show Your Patriotism

pcCrafter.com - Patriotic Page

Home & Garden Television - Search site for "patriotic" projects.

Show your Patriotism for Free - includes free music (MP3 and midi formats) and screen saver.

Veteran's Day Crafts KinderCrafts at EnchantedLearning.com

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What you can do to help outside the United States

National Geographic online

Yahoo! > Regional > Countries > Afghanistan > Society and Culture > Cultures and Groups > Women

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War on Terrorism - Timeline

September 11, 2001 - two hijacked airplanes struck The World Trade Center (New York, NY); one hijacked airplane struck the Pentagon (Washington, D.C.); and a hijacked airplane that intended to strike the White House or the U.S. Capitol crashed in grassy field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania after heroes tried attempted to stop the hijacking.

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The Attacks on the United States

Please visit 9-11-2001.org - Timeline

Attack On America - Tuesday 11 September 2001

CNN.com: In-depth Coverage: War Against Terror - Chronology of Terror

Flight 93 Memorial

Museum of the City of New York: Project September 11

The New Yorker: From the Archive - September 11, 2001

PBS: America Responds - PBS Kids Resources for Parents and Classroom Resources

September 11, 2001 Memorial Quilt

September 11 News.com - Archived September 11, 2001 News - The 9-11-2001 Terrorist Attack on America. Archives in Images, Photo.  Daily September Timeline & Chronology of Events Since September 11, 2001.

September 11, 2001 Victims

WTC: 9-11-2001: Archive of U.S. Government and International Government Transcripts in response to the attacks; Background on the buildings and selected countries; Timelines (World Trade Center and Pentagon Attacks Timeline)

Yahoo! > Society and Culture > Crime > Types of Crime > Terrorism > World Trade Center and Pentagon Attack

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In the News

TIME.com Coleen Rowley's Memo to FBI Director Robert Mueller

NOAA National Weather Service and AWS Convergence Technologies Unveil Homeland Security Initiative; More than 6,000 Schools in Network to Help Protect Lives and Property 

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Miscellaneous Links

The Military Order of the World Wars

Watching the Changes - A photo essay by Cynthia Malaran. This web site has photos of the WTC, World Trade Center, in Manhattan, New York, NY taken over a 2 year period. You'll see weather changes, as well as the WTC smoking, then gone, and finally the beams of light where the WTC once stood. She has a poster of these images available for purchase. A portion of the proceeds go to a different charity each month.

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Laura Recovery Center Foundation - See The Laura Recovery Center Manual
The Missing Persons' Cold Case Network
The Nation's Missing Children Organization & Center for Missing Adults and Unidentified
S.A.M., Search All Missing!
Yahoo! > Missing Persons
Yahoo! Groups coldcases - Missing / Unidentified Cases
AMW: America's Most Wanted - America Fights Back! (1-800-CRIME-TV)

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