Letters: Apr. 1, 2002

Can We Stop the Next Attack?

Thank you for your superb cover story "Can We Stop the Next Attack?" [NATION, March 11]. We can--if law-enforcement officials reinstate some of the proactive measures imposed immediately after Sept. 11, such as permanently closing the air corridors above nuclear power plants. On my first post-Sept. 11 flight from the New York City area, I was checked by security three times. On my most recent plane trip from the city, I breezed right through. How easily we forget. That's what the terrorists want us to do. And that's why your cover story was right on...

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