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Navy SEALs

CBS News Uses Unconventional Approach To Protect Navy SEAL Identity

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 08.30.2012 | Media

CBS News took an unconventional approach to protect the identity of the Navy SEAL who penned the book about the killing of Osama bin Laden. The Navy S...

Joshua Hersh

'No Easy Day': Bin Laden Book Author Defends Decision To Write

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.30.2012 | World

The author of a new book on the commando raid that killed Osama bin Laden included a defense of his decision to publish his insider account in the fin...

Conservatives Take a Dive on Fox News Navy SEAL Leak

John Ziegler | Posted 10.26.2012 | Media
John Ziegler

Imagine if MSNBC or CNN decided to be first to endanger the life of a former SEAL and national hero for no apparent reason. How would the conservative media have responded to that?

Ex-Navy SEAL Behind Osama Bin Laden Book Faces Death Threats

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

* Military pledges "to hold members accountable" * Name, photograph posted on al Qaeda website By Andrea Shalal-Esa and ...

Here's Your Chance To Kill Osama Bin Laden Yourself

Posted 08.18.2012 | Weird News

Now you can take out an international terror suspect without breaking the bank -- or going to Pakistan. It was only a matter of time before someone...

Anti-Obama Navy SEAL Leader: I’m A Birther

thecable.foreignpolicy.com | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is a socialist, was raised by communists, and wasn't born in the United States, according to the former Navy SEAL who founded t...

Romney Surrogate Says Obama 'Pats Himself On The Back Every Night'

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

Former New Hampshire Gov. John Sununu (R) lashed out at President Barack Obama on Thursday for "over-aggrandizing" his role in the SEAL Team Six raid ...

SLIDESHOW: Honoring Fallen Navy SEALs 1 Year After Helicopter Crash

Posted 08.07.2012 | Impact

Marking the one-year anniversary of the tragic Navy SEALs helicopter crash in Afghanistan, loved ones grieve and the world pays tribute to the fallen ...

Former SEAL Team 6 Member Creates Anti-Obama Super PAC

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

Ryan Zinke, a GOP state senator and former Navy SEAL commander, announced the launch of a new super PAC this week, designed to oppose President Barack...

Military Halts Use Of Muslim Women In Hijab Image For Target Training

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 07.03.2012 | Religion

The Navy has stopped using targets featuring Muslim women in hijabs at the new SEAL training range in Fort Story, reports The Virginian-Pilot. Ac...

Andrea Stone

Doctor Who Helped Nab Osama Bin Laden Now Rots In Pakistan Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 06.29.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- U.S. officials have called him a hero. Leaders of his own country labeled him a traitor. And some who accuse him of medical malpractice ...

Vacation Like A Navy SEAL

Posted 06.20.2012 | Travel

For most guys, vacation is usually something along the lines of camping, fishing or popping a few cold ones on the beach. Physical abuse is rarely on ...

Blasting Romney Over Bin Laden: An Ad too Far?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Is it a good or bad sign when a political ad "provokes cries of outrage from the opposition"?

Sealed Up, But Not Sealed Over: The Osama bin Laden Raid at 1

William Bradley | Posted 07.01.2012 | Politics
William Bradley

The daring raid that took down Osama bin Laden was a triumph of American arms, satisfying retribution for al Qaeda's attacks on New York and Washington. But it points up the many mistakes we've made and continue to make in the wake of 9/11.

Man Sends Beer On Behalf Of Fallen Navy SEAL, Bar Goers Pay It Forward

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 03.23.2012 | Good News

In an effort to pay tribute to a fallen soldier, Jeff Beurline placed a cold Guinness on a bar in Newtown, Conn., along with a sign that read, "Reserv...

U.S. Navy PSYOPs -- Now at a Theater Near You!

Brian Palmer | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics
Brian Palmer

I count wounded marines among my friends. Perhaps this is why the scene hit me so hard. But my personal history aside, this sequence is by far the movie's most nuanced and moving. It works unlike anything else in AOV aside from the bang-bang.

Fallen Soldiers' Son, 10, Keeps Dad's Legacy Alive

Posted 03.02.2012 | Impact

Since an Afghanistan helicopter crash claimed the lives of 30 military members in August, Braydon Nichols, 10, has been fighting to make sure that no ...

Fighting Pirates With Paper: How the Law of the Sea Is Important in the Fight Against Piracy

Mark V. Vlasic | Posted 03.01.2012 | World
Mark V. Vlasic

We cannot fight piracy with our U.S. fleet alone. Fortunately, on this issue, the world is on our side, and one of the most powerful weapons available is within our reach.

ReThink Review: Act of Valor -- That's Militainment!

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.30.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Young American boys (including myself) have been running around with toy/imaginary weapons pretending to be soldiers for millenia, and have been watching TV shows and movies about the military for decades.

Will SEALs Launch a New Wave of Exploitation Flicks?

Ward Carroll | Posted 04.25.2012 | Entertainment
Ward Carroll

The overall message of AOV is that the military doesn't chew innocents up and spit them out; it allows patriots to become their best selves. You wanna be a real life ninja? Join the Navy. Critics say, "Shallow;" fans say, "Real... finally."

Navy SEALs & Latinos Headline "True to Life" Action Movie 'Act of Valor' Opening Tomorrow

S.J. Main, Ph.D. | Posted 04.24.2012 | Latino Voices
S.J. Main, Ph.D.

The Bandito Brothers' co-directing team Mike "Mouse" McCoy and Scott Waugh "go big" with action this Friday when their patriotic film 'Act of Valor' opens wide in theaters.

Jordan Zakarin

Navy SEALs And The Military's Secret Hollywood Mission

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 02.21.2012 | Entertainment

A crack team of highly skilled warriors, outfitted with the most advanced weapons of the world’s most powerful military force, storms an enemy compo...

Nonprofit Gives Family Of Fallen Navy SEAL Holiday Getaway

Posted 01.01.2012 | Impact

It was the picture that grabbed America's heart this summer. A Labrador retriever lying under the coffin of his master, Jon Tumilson, a Navy SEAL kil...

The Top 11 Reasons To Give In 2011

The Huffington Post | Emily Heinz & Jessica Prois | Posted 12.08.2011 | Impact

When it comes to 2011's top stories of crises, the call for action doesn't end just because the year is coming to a close. HuffPost Impact's news stor...

WATCH: Movie Made By Real Navy SEALs!

Posted 01.12.2012 | Entertainment

Even as we thank our troops for their selfless bravery overseas, it's hard to imagine what those acts of bravery actually entail. So, as we continue t...