Shannon Deery
Sydney Daily Telegraph
Oct 20, 2010

THE president of the Victorian Trades Hall has sparked outrage after controversially claiming the September 11 2001 World Trade Centre attacks were a conspiracy, not the result of terrorist activity.

Kevin Bracken, who is also the secretary of the Maritime Union of Australia, sparked a flood of angry calls after calling into ABC talk-back host Jon Faine’s program this morning.

“I believe the official story is a conspiracy theory that doesn’t stand up to scientific scrutiny,” Mr Bracken said.

“In my mind the buildings were imploded.”

Faine thought the call was a hoax.

“I challenge you to a public debate,” Mr Bracken said.

“Aviation fuel doesn’t get hot enough to melt steel and no high rise steel frame building before or after September 11 has ever collapsed due to fire.

“I stick to scientific fact.”

Faine described the claim as a “nutter theory”.

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