The New Republic on The Death of Osama bin Laden
Dalton Fury, Paul Berman, Martin Peretz, David Greenberg, William Galson, Ruth Franklin, Sean Wilentz, Leon Wieseltier, David Rieff, Ahmed Rashid
Just before 10 p.m. on Sunday May 1, 2011, White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer announced that President Obama would deliver a statement to the country later that evening. The address was delayed; reports said that the President was writing his own speech. At 11:35 p.m., speaking to a larger audience than at any other time during his pr...