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Steve Horn | Posted 06.05.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogDave Cooper, Command Master Chief SEAL (Retired) for the Naval Special Warfare Development Group (DEVGRU), has authored a ...

Troops In Bin Laden Raid Revealed, Defense Report Says

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- U.S. special operations forces who participated in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden were in uniform and wearing nametags during a CI...

Bradley Manning Has Done More for U.S. Security Than SEAL Team 6

Chase Madar | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics
Chase Madar

The prosecution of Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks' source inside the U.S. Army, will be pulling out all the stops when it calls to the stand a member of Navy SEAL Team 6, the unit that assassinated Osama bin Laden.

Matt Sledge

Osama Bin Laden Raid Member Has Traumatic Brain Injury

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

FORT MEADE, Md. -- As the trial of Bradley Manning entered its fourth day on Monday, a filing from one potential prosecution witness revealed a startl...

WATCH: Wait, WHO Hosted 'SNL'?

Posted 02.21.2013 | Comedy

'SNL' fans might remember this seasons Martin Short and Louis CK-hosted episodes, but it turns out the seal team from "Zero Dark Thirty" also hosted w...

Why Torture Is Still Wrong

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

Kathryn Bigelow's new film, Zero Dark Thirty, has reignited the debate over the role torture should play in U.S. counterterrorism policy. Here's the CliffsNotes answer: none.

The Osama Bin Laden Raid -- What You Don't Know

Michael Kay | Posted 01.19.2013 | World
Michael Kay

As an experienced and recently retired assault helicopter pilot and mission commander in the Royal Air Force, I spent 20 years working with UK and U.S. special forces in pursuit of terrorists from Northern Ireland to Kosovo and Macedonia to Baghdad.

Hindsight (Video)

Harvey Weinstein | Posted 01.06.2013 | Comedy
Harvey Weinstein

2012-11-06-ScreenShot20121106at1.19.03PM.jpgJohn Stockwell and Meghan O'Hara have joined forces with me on the feature film Hindsight. Here is a little trailer of the work-in-progress so far... narrated by Bradley Cooper.

Barack Obama in SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Reflecting his own politics, the film features footage of our tux-adorned president addressing the audience at the 2011 White House Correspondents' Dinner, coolly cracking jokes as if the drama were not taking place.

EXCLUSIVE: See The Romney Clip Cut From Movie On Bin Laden Raid

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 11.03.2012 | Entertainment

National Geographic has allegedly cut a clip of Mitt Romney out of the film "SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden," in which the Republican pres...

Bin Laden Movie Cast Defends Timing Of Release

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 10.26.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- The team behind "SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden" is saying the television movie was not recut to give a starring role to Presi...

Can a Movie Swing an Election?

John Stockwell | Posted 12.17.2012 | Entertainment
John Stockwell

If you aired a movie two days before a presidential election, could it change the outcome of the election? If the election is going to be as tight as predicted, could the retelling of one of the highlights of the president's first term capture enough undecided voters to have a real impact?

'Seal Team Six' Preview Clip

Posted 10.16.2012 | TV

"Seal Team Six: The Raid On Osama Bin Laden" will be airing on National Geographic just two days before the presidential election. The controversial p...

The Need for Truth

Congressman Paul N. “Pete” McCloskey, Jr. | Posted 11.21.2012 | Politics
Congressman Paul N. “Pete” McCloskey, Jr.

Valerie Plame is right in defending a Navy Seal's right to give a true account of the raid which took out Osama Bin Laden. The issue at stake is the right of enlisted personnel and junior officers to tell the truth about their combat experiences. That truth needs to be known.

Why Is the U.S. Government Bullying an American Hero?

Valerie Plame Wilson | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics
Valerie Plame Wilson

We have heard riveting stories of heroism and valor from one of the soldiers who participated the mission that killed Osama bin Laden. His book is by most accounts devoid of any classified information. So are U.S. government officials angry that he wrote a book, or that his book came out before their movie?

52 Reasons to Vote for Obama: #1, Killed Osama Bin Laden

Bernard Whitman | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics
Bernard Whitman

The killing of Osama bin Laden represents one of the most daring moments of Obama's presidency, or any presidency, for that matter.

Why No Easy Day Matters

Kevin Maurer | Posted 10.31.2012 | Books
Kevin Maurer

The public deserves to hear Mark Owen's account of the Bin Laden raid for many reasons. Chief among them is that though Bin Laden is dead, others will plot to attack the United States. We will need more men like the SEALs who answered the call in Abbottabad last May.

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...

Fox News Outs Secret Identity Of Navy SEAL In Bin Laden Raid

Posted 08.23.2012 | Media

Fox News said on Thursday that it had identified the real identity of the Navy SEAL who is writing a book about his participation in the raid that kil...

Obama Critics Under Fire For 'Shameful' Action

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A group of retired special operations and CIA officers who claim President Barack Obama revealed secret missions and turned the kil...

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 ...

A Typical Day in the Life of a US Navy SEAL

Don Mann | Posted 09.26.2012 | Books
Don Mann

No two days in the teams are alike. Every day and every week of every year varies according to the current world situation, and the cycle a particular team is in.

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...

Panetta: Bin Laden Movie Has No Unauthorized Info

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 06.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says no unauthorized information was provided to filmmakers producing a movie on the raid that killed Osa...

Depoliticizing SEAL Team SIX

Ashley Rindsberg | Posted 06.05.2012 | Books
Ashley Rindsberg

The question of heroism is not just relevant to the American dialog, it's critical. Who is a hero to us today? What does it mean to be one or for us to call someone, who is sometimes called upon to kill, to be one?