Jîyan Aro heard about the terrorist attacks on 11 September, 2001, when she was on the bus, and the bus driver called for a moment of silence. Over the next days that’s all that people talked about at school, and she became concerned as hatred and discussions of “us vs. them” emerged.
Storyteller: Jîyan Aro
Date of Story: 11 September, 2001
Location of Story: Uppsala, Sweden
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Date: 6 September, 2016