WWII Memorial in the Media: The Controversy

Major national media and commentators have criticized the WWII Memorial since 1997. The controversy concerns the site between the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument and the design which will place walls, pillars and granite arches across the open vista.

The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool and Rainbow Pool before construction of the World War II Memorial.
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool and Rainbow Pool before construction of the World War II Memorial.

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