(The Root) — Today marks the 12th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center. Citizens across the nation and around the world marked the day with reflection and remembrance, both online and off.
On Twitter, black celebrities tweeted messages of condolences and encouragements for those still in mourning.
— SWIZZ BEATZ (@THEREALSWIZZZ) September 11, 2013
— Niecy Nash (@NiecyNash) September 11, 2013
— kerry washington (@kerrywashington) September 11, 2013
keep the families of the fallen in your thoughts & prayers today… 9/11 http://t.co/B5eJwWoUSR
— Keri Hilson (@KeriHilson) September 11, 2013
Today is a day in history we will always remember. Prayers still for all victims of 9/11
— Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) September 11, 2013