Today marks the 20th Anniversary of 9/11.
It’s a complicated moment that two decades later Americans are still healing from.
While the Comics industry has always embraces heroic virtues, with spandex heroes and caped individuals protecting us, it was REAL PEOPLE that gave us perhaps the best example of the human spirit in a moment of need, tragedy, and crisis.
First Responders such as Fire Fighters, Police Officers, Paramedic Crews, Hospital Workers put safety and well being of others before their own lives. Citizens on the street jumped into action to help each other without hesitation. Passengers of Flight 77 made the ultimate sacrifice to ensure the survival of many thousands more.
While the pain may still be present, today we ask that you embrace not just your family and your friends, but the people in our communities next to us. We are all in this together.