This page provides links and broadcast clips to some of the press coverage SINCE 9/11 (formerly 9/11 London Project) has received since the launch of the 9/11 Education Programme and public work of art, ‘Since 9/11’ on 5th September 2011.
“I think the more people hear stories like this, specifically young people, hopefully they learn to listen to other people and understand other people… and are less likely to commit hate crimes, less likely to be radicalised.“
SINCE 9/11 visit Runshaw College with 7/7 survivor, Sudhesh Dahad, to share his story with students at the 5th Annual Public Services and Criminology Conference.
“Young people really need to speak out to make a difference”
SINCE 9/11 deliver Critical Thinking Workshops at Sidney Stringer Academy, as part of a scheme run by the government’s Prevent programme to give teenagers across Coventry training on how to spot signs of radicalistion.
“Hard line groups are ‘weaponising’ Islamophobia, Government’s counter-extremism tsar warns”
Sara Khan, Commisoner for the Home Office’s Comission for Countering Extremism speaks at the SINCE 9/11 Primary resource launch, and SINCE 9/11 Trustee and expert in counter-extremism, Kamal Hanif, highlights the importance of teaching tolerance in schools.
“Liam Duffy, director of the counter-extremism education charity SINCE 9/11, said that from a young age children must be taught about democracy, free speech and social activism to counter the appeal of extremism”
“Survivors of terror attacks are set to discuss their experiences with members of the public”
Conflict Café: Life After Terror at the Imperial War Museum, hold drop-in discussions between eyewitnesses to terrorism and museum visitors, joined by speakers including SINCE 9/11 Charity Director, Liam Duffy.
‘Parents in tears over 9/11 classes says head teacher’, Niel Elkes
SINCE 9/11 Trustee, Kamal Hanif OBE, launches Education pack in Birmingham, joined by Professor Simon Schama and Education Minister, Lord Nash – both keen to see 9/11 remembered and understood by children
“Ground Zeroes”, The Sun article from September 9th 2013 on the state of the artwork, before it was placed in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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