Video: New York's 9/11 Memorial--When Did Honoring the Dead Become an Occasion for Fleecing the Living?

More than a decade after the 9/11 attacks, a new World Trade Center is finally rising, along with a memorial, museum, and a transit hub.

When the projects are slated to open they'll supposedly symbolize America's strength, determination, and refusal to cave in. But they really tell a different story about taxpayer rip-offs, public-sector incompetence, and union and corporate greed.

"New York's 9/11 Memorial:When Did Honoring the Dead Become an Occassion for Fleecing the Living?" is the latest offering from Reason TV.

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