An Ethical Reflection on Osama bin Laden’s Death

I admit that when I read the first Facebook status saying Osama bin Laden had been killed, I was relieved. But my relief faded after reading six or seven of these. As I saw my friends’ joy over bin Laden’s death, I became frightened. I turned on the news...

When an Enemy Falls, How Do We Respond?

Upon receiving word from President Obama that the world’s “most wanted” criminal had been killed by U.S. forces in Pakistan, revelers took to the streets in Washington D.C., New York City and on college campuses throughout the country. Waving flags,...