Common Cause New York Report: Park 51 and Beyond; Building Community from Controversy

November 15, 2011



This report out of Common Cause New York reads, in part, 'a coalition of more than 130 groups that came together to stand in support of Park51, reinforce the core American values of religious freedom and equality, and support elected leaders who had stepped forward and pushed back against the hatemongers. Our goal was to be a rational voice in the hysteria, reminding people of what makes our community and country strong ? our ability to get along and work together, irrespective of our backgrounds.'

READ: Common Cause New York Report: Park 51 and Beyond; Building Community from Controversy


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