Not Releasing the Bin Laden Photos Was a Good Idea

After a vigorous debate inside his administration, President Obama has decided not to release the Navy SEAL’s photographs of the dead Osama Bin Laden. He is right to hold them back….
For more of the column I wrote for the New York Daily News on this subject, see here.

Published in: on May 6, 2011 at 1:26 AM  Comments (1)  

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  1. In order to silence some voices I thought maybe a select number of journalists would be shown footage/photos in a closed session and then they could report on what they saw. A kind of ‘middle way’. But at the same time maybe people should not be insulated from this, Saddam’s leaked video as a case in point.

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