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The Story of An Unsung 9/11 Hero (TEXT and VIDEO)

Society & Culture  (tags: 9/11 unung hero, Americans, Benjamin Clark, society, safety, violence, humans, sadness, freedoms )

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Twelve years ago today, Benjamin Clark saved hundreds of lives in the South Tower. But he wasn't a firefighter or a cop. Michael Daly on what we can learn from the courageous chef.

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Ena S (244)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 3:58 pm
Thank you Carrie for posting ... we must remember and never forget 9/11. There were so many people who gave up their lives so others could live. I lost a very good friend in the north tower, she was from Peru ... where I am from. She worked in Cantor and Fitzgerald along w her husband ... I lived in NYC in the 70's for 3 years. I used to accompany my mom who took English classes in the evening at the WTC.

Linda Moore (240)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 4:22 pm

Thank you Carrie, we won't forget !!!!!

Christeen A (377)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 4:53 pm
Never forget.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 5:18 pm
Sadly noted. Thanks.

Jason S (50)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 6:06 pm
Good posting, thanks

Laurie H (817)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 6:54 pm
Thank you So Much Carrie for sharing this~~ 'We will never forget~"

Tamara Hayes (185)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 8:21 pm
Shed a tear for every life cut short way too soon. Smile a smile for every hero who saved a life that day. Never forget. Thank you Carrie

Suzanne L (99)
Wednesday September 11, 2013, 8:40 pm
Thank you Carrie. That day is burned into my memory even tho' I wasn't in NYC. Can never forget. There were many, many heroes.

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 2:06 am
Thanks Carrie. Lest we forget.

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 2:42 am
Thank you for posting this story. I hope he is recognized and has a street named after him!

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 2:44 am
thanks Carrie - I really can not believe it is 12 years !!!! ago.....

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 4:26 am

Frances Darcy (156)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 4:43 am
so sad.. there were many stories like this... but no-one made it out to tell them
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