Most Americans know that the reason for 9/11 was the "iron fist" policies of Israel toward the Palestinians and the foot dragging on the part of the Israelis toward a comprehensive peace settlement with them. The American people are not totally stupid. Our fears are that we will yet have to pay more dearly for Israel's intransigence in establishinig a Palestinian state.
PLO official: Reports about Abbas' resignation from political life very premature (Haaretz)
from the article: How 9/11 changed U.S. policy toward Israel