World War II Memorial Alex Van Oss reports on the latest developments in the controversial World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. There has been opposition to the proposed memorial, which would be built on one of the few open spaces remaining on the Mall, near the Washington Monument.
NPR logo

World War II Memorial

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1119095/119095" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
World War II Memorial

World War II Memorial

World War II Memorial

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1119095/119095" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Alex Van Oss reports on the latest developments in the controversial World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. There has been opposition to the proposed memorial, which would be built on one of the few open spaces remaining on the Mall, near the Washington Monument.