9/11 Conspiracy Theory
September 11, 2001 will always be a day people talk about. One of the most common topics talked about concerning 9/11, are the numerous conspiracy theories. The fact that the attack could have been aided by the US government is alarming to many. Is it possible that all the evidence is just a pure coincidence? Or could the government actually be willing to terrorize its’ civilians for their own unique gain?
Whenever the first airplane hit the World Trade Center on the morning of September 11th, 2001 the entire nation was moved. Then when two more planes came crashing into the other tower and the Pentagon, the nation was devastated. It was the most fatal terrorist attack ever committed against the United Stated killing nearly 3,000 people. September 11th quickly became the biggest national tragedy since the JFK assassination. Days after the attack the theories began. Several groups of people within our own country and from other places in the world believe that there was prior knowledge of this attack. What many people believe was that two airplanes crashed into the Twin Towers in New York City, and one airplane into the Pentagon. Some believe that the attacks were planned and executed by the US government. Other groups hold the idea that people knew about the attack but failed to do anything about it. Both assume that the main reason for the United States to go to war was for the amounts of wealth to be made. The middle-east holds roughly 20%-25% of the world’s known oil supply, and if a country were to take control of such reserves, then that country would have immense power and wealth. Therefore, attacking our own country and placing blame on a terrorist organization located in one of the most oil rich countries in the world was almost a perfect plan.
The most heard about theory is that the towers had bombs in them. There are witnesses who claim to hear bombs explode as they were escaping the building. Many that saw the...
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