Barack Obama 's Impact On The United States

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The Eventful 2000’s
“This is our time… to reclaim the American Dream and reaffirm that fundamental truth, that out of many, we are one ; that while we breath, we hope…” ~ Barack Obama (Barack Obama Working to Make a DIfference) The United States of America not only had to seek out the criminals and then rebuild its security on the homefront from the terrorists attack on September 11, 2001, but the United States embraced equality by making Barack Obama President in 2008.. Along with the troubles America faced in the 2000 's, there were also occasions of excitement as Apple launched the first ever ipod in October 2001 . The 2000s is the decade to remember, and to never forget. September 11 was a big crisis during the 2000’s. 9/11 occurred Tuesday September 11, 2001. September 11 was when 19 members of the Islamic terrorists group, Al Qaeda, hijacked four planes. The four planes were departing from Boston, New York, New Jersey, and Washington D.C. Then it happened, at 8:46 am, the first plane flew into the north tower of the World Trade Center, causing it to set fire. The World Trade Center set fire because the gas and fumes from the airplane. Then, at 9:04 am, a second plane came and plunged into the south tower of the World Trade Center, which caused similar damage as the first plane. Just when anyone wondered how it could get any worse, the third plane plummeted into the Pentagon, in Washington D.C. at 9:43 am. The plane smashed one wing of the government 's headquarters.
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