In the months after Sept.
11, The New York Times attempted to profile every person killed in
the terrorist attacks. While not done in the traditional obit
format, the Times’ “Portraits of Grief” are powerfully and
poignantly written, a stirring example of how every life is worth
a story. “Portraits of Grief” can be found at: http://www.nytimes.com/pages/national/portraits/
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