9/11 From The Sky - Photo Essays - TIME

I think getting sick opened my eyes to potential health problems and trying to make sure that everyone who was exposed to all this toxic debris after 9/11 is going to have the means for health screening and treatment for their 9/11-related illnesses."

Click the photo to watch the video of John urging passage of the Zadroga 9/11 Health Bill.

"I still try to figure out what God was thinking and why I deserved to be spared twice that day."
-Kenneth Zaveckas, New York City firefighter

"The preciousness and also the precarious and vulnerable nature of the fundamental gift of life burned its way into the depth of our souls."
- "I did not see the devil's face at Ground Zero. I saw the face of God in the people working, caring, sweating, crying, rescuing, recovering and being very spiritual in their very humanness."
-Franciscan Father Joseph Bayne

"People came together in unity that day. We can all remember where we were on 9/11 because we were all together."
-Paulist Father Paul Wierichs

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It was absolutely necessary, though, for some writers to finally realize what the 9/11 reporting had been missing: critical questioning.

Glenn is now Director of Police Affairs for the Fealgood Foundation and worked tirelessly to help get the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act passed by Congress.