Phyllis and Orlando's letter, “Not In Our Son's Name,”
an open letter written two days after the death of their son, Greg, in the September 11, 2001, attack:


The State of Things, April, 2016

OpEdNews, August, 2015

Footnotes, Journal of American Sociological Association, June/July, 2015,

America, The National Catholic Review, May 2015

WUNC logo Hear Phyllis Rodriguez and David Potorti interviewed by Frank Stasio for his program, “The State of Things,” on NPR affiliate, WUNC. Mr. Potorti is a journalist, and a television and radio writer and producer. He is one of the founders of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, and editor of the book, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows: Turning Our Grief into Action for Peace. His brother, Jim, died in the World Trade Center in the 9/11 attack. The interview is available at