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The Brian Lehrer Show

Who's "Un-American" Now?

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

The construction of an Islamic community center in Lower Manhattan has become a national topic. Clyde Haberman, New York Times columnist, talks about the latest in the Park 51 controversy -- a lawsuit to require landmark status for the building.

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It's A Free Country ®

Hindu Activists Broaden the Fight Against Islamic Extremism

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

WNYC

For years, men like Arish Kumar Sahani have spoken out about the abuses suffered by Hindus in Muslim-majority countries, as well as how Islamic extremism affects Hindus in India. Their concerns didn't often travel outside the Indian-American community, which has fiercely debated the rights of Muslims in a Hindu-majority India.

But the furor over Park 51 and more recent controversy over Congressman Peter King's hearings on Muslim radicalization have provided a mainstream platform for Hindu-American activists, while simultaneously diversifying the ranks of anti-Islamic protesters.

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It's A Free Country ®

Challenging an "Unelected Junior Senator"

Friday, September 10, 2010

We know that our junior unelected Senator was appointed by an accidental Governor and that New Yorkers should have a choice, they should have a choice of a real Democrat, and I believe that I am that real Democrat.

--Democratic challenger Gail Goode on The Brian Lehrer Show

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