Thus, basing on the information that has been discussed in the previous paragraphs it is possible to say that tragic events that were the result of terrorist attack and occurred in the ‘heart’ of America made me an active citizen and changed the way of my citizenship understanding. Those events made me responsible for people who were in trouble, because somebody of my family, friends or close people could be a victim that day and only society that is full of not indifferent people, who are trying to make the life and surrounding social conditions better has the right for existence.
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