The Mosque Next Door

By Phillip Martin


Sept. 10, 2010

BOSTON — Nine years after the September 11th attacks on New York and Washington, hostility toward Islam seems to be actually growing in the U.S. The government reports hate crimes against Muslims are up and a new Washington Post-ABC News poll finds that two-thirds of Americans oppose building an Islamic center near ground zero in lower Manhattan. On the eve of the ninth anniversary of Sept. 11, WGBH reporter Phillip Martin reports on a similar controversy over the building of a mosque in Boston.

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