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Architecture Critic Paul Goldberger on Ground Zero

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Architecture Critic Paul Goldberger on Ground Zero

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Architecture Critic Paul Goldberger on Ground Zero

Architecture Critic Paul Goldberger on Ground Zero

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We discuss the plans for rebuilding at ground zero in Lower Manhattan, and the debates surrounding those plans. Goldberger says idealism met cynicism at ground zero, and so far they have battled to a draw. His new book is Up from Zero: Politics, Architecture, and the Rebuilding of New York.