The 9/11 Commission Report

THE 9/11 COMMISSION ( - )

9/11 Commission Report, formally titled Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, is the official report of the events leading up to the September 11, 2001 attacks. It was prepared by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (informally sometimes known as the "9/11 Commission" or the "Kean/Zelikow Commission") at the request of the President of the United States and Congress. The commission convened on November 26, 2002 (441 days after the attack) and their final report was issued on July 22, 2004

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, History , Political Science

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Preface Sam Stinson
00:09:33
Play 01 1. We Have Some Planes, 1.1 Inside the Four Flights Sam Stinson
00:45:09
Play 02 1.2 Improvising a Homeland Defense musil
01:07:52
Play 03 1.3 National Crisis Management Bob Seybold
00:33:17
Play 04 2.1 A Declaration of War Carl Manchester
00:06:58
Play 05 2.2 Bin Ladin's Appeal in the Islamic World James Christopher
00:17:19
Play 06 2.3 The Rise of Bin Ladin and al Qaeda Great Plains
00:14:31
Play 07 2.4 Building an Organization ajacoby
00:13:25
Play 08 2.5 Al Qaeda's Renewal in Afghanistan Corey M. Snow
00:23:01
Play 09 3. Counterterrorism Evolves, 3.1 From the Old Terrorism to the New BiddyM
00:09:09
Play 10 3.2 Adaptation--and Nonadaptation--in the Law Enforcement Community BiddyM
00:31:55
Play 11 3.3 ... and in the Federal Aviation Administration Maire Rhode
00:13:30
Play 12 3.4 ... and in the Intelligence Community Maire Rhode
00:29:36
Play 13 3.5 ... and in the State Department and the Defense Department Bob Seybold
00:15:58
Play 14 3.6 ... and in the White House Bob Seybold
00:11:58
Play 15 3.7 ... and in the Congress Bob Seybold
00:15:27
Play 16 4.1 Before the Bombings in Kenya and Tanzania AnnaGrace
00:25:39
Play 17 4.2 Crisis: August 1998 Maire Rhode
00:22:19
Play 18 4.3 Diplomacy Maire Rhode
00:20:33
Play 19 4.4 Covert Action Maire Rhode
00:29:18
Play 20 4.5 Searching for Fresh Options AnnaGrace
00:31:22
Play 21 5.1 Terrorist Entrepreneurs Lee Ann Howlett
00:25:13
Play 22 5.2 The "Planes Operation" Lee Ann Howlett
00:23:11
Play 23 5.3 The Hamburg Contingent Lee Ann Howlett
00:32:45
Play 24 5.4 A Money Trail? Maire Rhode
00:14:40
Play 25 6. From Threat To Threat, 6.1 The Millennium Crisis Corey M. Snow
00:24:33
Play 26 6.2 Post-Crisis Reflection Corey M. Snow
00:28:01
Play 27 6.3 The Attack on the USS Cole Corey M. Snow
00:25:20
Play 28 6.4 Change and Continuity Anna Simon
00:22:43
Play 29 6.5 The New Administration's Approach Anna Simon
00:41:28
Play 30 7.1 First Arrivals in California Lee Ann Howlett
00:27:08
Play 31 7.2 The 9/11 Pilots in the United States Lee Ann Howlett
00:24:04
Play 32 7.3 Assembling the Teams Lee Ann Howlett
00:27:30
Play 33 7.4 Final Strategies and Tactics Lee Ann Howlett
00:39:06
Play 34 8.1 The Summer of Threat Lee Ann Howlett
00:37:18
Play 35 8.2 Late Leads Lee Ann Howlett
00:38:09
Play 36 9.1 Preparedness as of September 11 Bob Seybold
00:18:14
Play 37 9.2 September 11, 2001 Allyson Hester
01:12:08
Play 38 9.3 Emergency Response at the Pentagon Allyson Hester
00:22:25
Play 39 9.4 Analysis Maire Rhode
00:07:33
Play 40 10. Wartime, 10.1 Immediate Responses at Home Maire Rhode
00:30:45
Play 41 10.2 Planning for War Maire Rhode
00:16:45
Play 42 10.3 "Phase Two" and the Question of Iraq Carl Manchester
00:14:58
Play 43 11. Foresight--and Hindsight, 11.1 Imagination Cori Samuel
00:21:53
Play 44 11.2 Policy texttalker
00:30:33
Play 45 11.3 Capabilities Lee Ann Howlett
00:08:44
Play 46 11.4 Management Lee Ann Howlett
00:08:26
Play 47 12.1 Reflecting on a Generational Challenge Maire Rhode
00:22:15
Play 48 12.2 Attack Terrorists and Their Organizations Bob Seybold
00:15:28
Play 49 12.3 Prevent the Continued Growth of Islamist Terrorism Lee Ann Howlett
00:27:54
Play 50 12.4 Protect against and Prepare for Terrorist Attacks Phillipa Chantry
00:25:18
Play 51 13. How To Do It?, 13.1 Unity of Effort across the Foreign-Domestic Divide BiddyM
00:47:42
Play 52 13.2 Unity of Effort in the Intelligence Community Maire Rhode
00:23:50
Play 53 13.3 Unity of Effort in Sharing Information Maire Rhode
00:27:33
Play 54 13.4 Unity of Effort in the Congress Bob Seybold
00:09:24
Play 55 13.5 Organizing America's Defenses Alana Jordan
00:09:04