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Osama Bin Laden Death

Clinton Reveals Reason Behind 'Anxious' Bin Laden Operation Photo

Posted 07.05.2011 | World

(Reuters) - An allergy and not anguish may explain why Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had her hand to her mouth while watching the commando op...

Cut U.S. Funding for Osama's Mourners

Ken Blackwell | Posted 07.05.2011 | World
Ken Blackwell

Hamas, the Palestinian terror group that runs Gaza, is mourning the death of Osama bin Laden. And Hamas has just concluded a pact with the so-called Palestinian Authority (PA), or Fatah, the group that the U.S. recognizes and to whom we give lavish foreign aid.

Obama Giving New York City Its Moment Of Justice On Bin Laden

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is participating in a wreath-laying ceremony at Ground Zero and meeting with 9/11 families and first responders on...

Two Mid-Level Al-Qaeda Leaders Killed In Yemen

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2011 | World

May 5, 2011 7:47:31 AM ADEN, May 5 (Reuters) - Two mid-level al Qaeda leaders were killed in Yemen on Thursday in a remote province where al Qa...

Connecting The Dots: How Osama's Death Has Hijacked New York's Grief

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Rose Levy

To anyone who has bought into all of these symbols, I have one thing to say. If you want to honor the 9/11 tragedy, forget about symbols and remember real human beings. More death and killing won't help.

Bin Laden's Death: How Have You Processed It?

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.04.2012 | Healthy Living

Enough time has passed since Osama bin Laden's May 1 assassination for us to now be able to reflect, more fully and deeply, on our reactions to his de...

Analysts: Afghan Taliban, Al Qaeda May Rethink Ties

AP | By DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 07.04.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Now that Osama bin Laden is dead, some analysts are speculating that al-Qaeda and its Afghan Taliban allies could go their separ...

Michael Moore: Bin Laden 'Was Executed'

The Wrap | Brent Lang | Posted 07.04.2011 | Media

Osama bin Laden wasn’t killed by a Navy SEAL team, he was straight up executed, Michael Moore told TheWrap on Wednesday....

WATCH: Howard Fineman Discusses Obama's Upcoming Visit To Ground Zero

Huff TV | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

HuffPost's Howard Fineman appeared Wednesday night on MSNBC's 'The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell' to discuss President Obama's upcoming visit to G...

U.S. Officials: Navy SEALs Feared Bin Laden Was Reaching For Weapon

AP | By KIMBERLY DOZIER and ERICA WERNER | Posted 07.04.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama ordered grisly photographs of Osama bin Laden in death sealed from public view on Wednesday, declaring, "We don't...

The Bin Laden Bounce: How Will Obama Use This Moment of Unexpected Unity?

Arianna Huffington | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

Coming at a time in which the country is all but paralyzed politically, there is tremendous spillover power in this accomplishment. Can this real and tangible victory produce conditions that can lead to more successes?

WATCH: HuffPost's Sam Stein Discusses Osama Bin Laden's Death On MSNBC

Huff TV | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

HuffPost's Sam Stein appeared on MSNBC Wednesday night to discuss Osama bin Laden's death with Cenk Uygur. Stein appeared alongside Hisham Melhem of A...

Does Isaiah's Peaceful Prophecy Have A Chance?

Levi Ben-Shmuel | Posted 07.04.2011 | Religion
Levi Ben-Shmuel

The death of Osama bin Laden and the recent budget debates in Washington give us lenses into the tension between the support for war and movement toward fulfilling Isaiah's vision.

'Bin Laden Death Video' Scam Spreading On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology

President Obama said on Wednesday that he will not release post-death photos of Osama Bin Laden. Nevertheless, multiple malware attacks that claim to ...

Is It Really Jewish To Celebrate Osama Bin Laden's Death?

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 07.04.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

From a Jewish perspective, there is plenty of material that supports those who choose to celebrate bin Laden's demise, and plenty of other material that suggests celebration is inappropriate.

CHART: Why They're Really Not Releasing Dead Bin Laden Photos

Posted 07.04.2011 | Comedy

Obama has announced that he will not be releasing photos of Osama bin Laden's body. The full interview with Obama will air on "60 Minutes" on Sun...

Bin Laden and the Arab Spring: A Turning Point in U.S.-Muslim World Relations?

John L. Esposito | Posted 07.04.2011 | World
John L. Esposito

Despite political and cultural differences and perceptions of national interest, universal aspirations and principles do exist and form the basis for a new way forward.

Death of a Salesman

Richard Klass | Posted 07.04.2011 | Books
Richard Klass

The main character in the play, Willy, never had the charisma or success that he craved while, in some perverse way, Osama did. But both were traveling salesmen living on pat successes and both were ultimately failures.

Pakistan, America's Feckless Ally

Malou Innocent | Posted 07.04.2011 | World
Malou Innocent

Pakistan wants to have its cake and eat it too, much like a cheating spouse. There seems to be more and more evidence, however, that it is worthwhile for America to file for divorce.

Bin Laden's Death and the Debate Over the U.S. Mission in Afghanistan

Malou Innocent | Posted 07.04.2011 | World
Malou Innocent

To imagine that the coalition in Afghanistan can create a functioning economy and establish civilian and military bureaucracies through some "government in a box" highlights the ignorance and arrogance of our central planners in Washington.

One Man's Opinion: Why Shouldn't We Celebrate Osama's Death?

The Adam Carolla Show | Posted 07.03.2011 | Comedy
The Adam Carolla Show

I have several thoughts on the celebrations surrounding Osama bin Laden's death. First, we have to watch the world take the streets whenever something terrible happens here, so isn't it our turn?

Facing the Future in Afghanistan

Rep. Chellie Pingree | Posted 07.04.2011 | World
Rep. Chellie Pingree

What are we doing in Afghanistan? As bin Laden's death brings some measure of closure to a wounded nation, I hope it also helps brings closure to this decade-long war.

Osama Bin Laden And The Question Of Forgiveness

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

The words of Dr. King -- "Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that" -- invite us to a higher calling than seeking "an eye for an eye," for, as he reminded us, if that's what we're about, everyone ends up being blinded.

LIVE Q&A: Ask The Man Who Live-Tweeted The Bin Laden Raid Anything

The Huffington Post | Jake Bialer | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

In the last few days, Sohaib Athar (@reallyvirtual) has gone from an IT consultant living in Pakistan to the "the guy who liveblogged the Osama raid w...

Birth Certificate One Week, Death Certificate the Next

Summer McDonald | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics
Summer McDonald

I just don't find the violent death of anyone a reason to celebrate and/or joke. Seriously, folks, this is why they hate us.