Photos Of Bin Laden's Body To Stay Secret

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 49•21 May 22, 2013

A federal court ruled that the government does not have to release photographs of the body of Osama bin Laden taken after he was shot dead in 2011, claiming the images could incite violence against the U.S. What do you think?

  • “Maybe they could lighten the mood a bit by drawing a big handlebar mustache or some eyeglasses on him in the photo?”

    Annette Francine –
    Matchbook Assembler

  • “This is America; my right to salacious entertainment should trump any concerns about national security.”

    Roger Cole –
    Ocularist

  • “If the U.S. government ends up covertly assassinating me after a decade-long manhunt, I’d appreciate they not show those photos either, please.”

    Trevor Bucossi –
    Systems Analyst