Architects and Engineers for 9/11 Truth (A&E 9/11 Truth) held a news conference on September 9 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC in which they revealed new evidence based on peer-review research that the World Trade Center's South and North Towers and Building 7 were brought down on 9/11 by controlled demolitions.
A&E 9/11 Truth, which consists of over 1200 experienced architects and engineers from around the world, provided several details that contradict the 9/11 Commission report and an analysis of the Trade Center collapse conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). NIST concluded the buildings collapsed as a result of burning jet fuel melting the buildings' steel columns. A&E 9/11 Truth's investigation reveals:
NIST officials were invited to debate the new findings following the press conference but they declined. In addition, congressional staff members were invited to attend the conference, but none participated.
Banner in front of the National Press Club advertising news conference
A mock debate featuring former Alaska Senator and 2008 presidential candidate Mike Gravel was held after the press conference. Panelists countered video and audio statements of several NIST officials and other controlled demolition debunkers.
Former Senator Mike Gravel moderates mock debate in absence of NIST officials.
It was also revealed that thermite residue was found at the sites of the three collapsed buildings that NIST claimed were brought down by fire. However, Building 5, which was gutted by fire but did not collapse, showed no thermite residue....