South Towers Vs Capitalism

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Capitalism Vs. Humanity in the North and South Towers In chapters 1-5 of 102 Minutes by Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn, the theme of capitalism over humanity in the North and South towers is examined. For instance, capitalism was put ahead of humanity as the proprietors of the towers reduced stair space to create more rentable space (Dwyer and Flynn 64). With more rentable space, the proprietors could produce larger profits, even though it was against the safety code(Dwyer and Flynn 65). The South tower was evacuated during the 1993 terrorist attack, causing an executive from Cantor Fitzgerald to be livid as it disrupted their business (Dwyer and Flynn 79). Despite the fact that it was the safest option to evacuate the towers, many businesses
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