US presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney have both tweeted on America's commitment to freedom, 11 years on from the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
As painful as this day is and always will be, it leaves us with the lesson that no act of terrorism can ever change what we stand for. -bo
On this most somber day, America is united under God in its quest for peace and freedom at home and across the world.
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