9/11-related illnesses often make affected families feel like that dark day has never ended.
Emily Thomas is from Brooklyn, New York, and recently graduated college cum laude with a degree in English. She is currently pursuing a J.D. at New York Law School where she plans to study immigration and international law. In her essays, she likes to write about the legal field, politics, women's issues, and her personal experiences.
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