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Need To Know | Essay: Religious freedom in lower Manhattan | PBS

Duration: 03:39
Program: Need to Know #116
Broadcast Date: Aug. 20, 2010

Recently, there has been loud and sometimes overwrought discourse about the proposed cultural center and mosque near the site of the World Trade Center attacks. Jon Meacham reminds us that the struggle over religious freedom has quite a long history in Manhattan — one that's older than the nation itself.

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Post Date: August 21, 2010