New World Trade Center

This article is about the opening of the first offices in the new World Trade Center. I find it interesting that the new World Trade Center is both a memorial to 9/11 and, as this article says, “a symbolic return to some sort of normalcy” for the site of the biggest tragedy on American soil.


One thought on “New World Trade Center

  1. There has certainly been a lot of attention in the public history community on the ground zero site. I wonder what impact this new (and last?) building on the site will make– what is its meaning historically? Why build a commercial building on a memorial site, some would say on a graveyard?

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