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Osama Bin Laden Celebration

More Sobriety Please: Bin Laden's Death No Cause for Dancing in the Streets

Locke Bowman | Posted 07.10.2011 | Chicago
Locke Bowman

Obama declared that the past week "has been a reminder of what we're about as a people." It was a week in which our nation puffed out its collective chest and took deep satisfaction in one man's demise.

A Dad's Response To The Killing Of Osama Bin Laden

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 07.04.2011 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

When it was announced that Osama bin Laden had been killed, I, like many others, found myself torn.

We Haven't Won Yet

Chris Stedman | Posted 07.03.2011 | Religion
Chris Stedman

I find the celebrations troubling because I don't believe that bin Laden's death means that we "won." We'll win when America's people embody our highest principles of pluralism and tolerance.

Retributive Justice And Restorative Justice

Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman | Posted 07.03.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Geoffrey A. Mitelman

There is a difference been retributive justice, which gives us a primal sense of pleasure, and restorative justice, which is about our responsibilities as we try move forward.

WATCH: Man Fails To Get L Train Riders To Chant 'U-S-A!'

Posted 07.04.2011 | New York

A crowded L train was no place to rejoice in the death of Osama bin Laden. Animal NY posted this video of a videographer trying to get straphangers...