The following transcript, obtained by the New York Times, is a personal statement by a Muslim officer of the New York Fire Department who was on duty when the Twin Towers were attacked on 9/11/01. It is included in Yankee Doodle's latest post.
anticant is the blogname of a lifelong free speech and civil rights campaigner. A lot of his life since WW2 has been taken up with battling against cruel and over-bossy laws, censorship, censoriousness, and Nanny Knows Best types. Now elderly and in poor health, anticant hopes his memories and thoughts will be of interest to those engaged in today's struggles for freedom, democracy, and a more hopeful tomorrow.