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SEAL Team Six Offers an Entertaining Look at bin Laden Raid, But Won't Sway Voters

SEAL Team Six | Photo Credits: Geronimo Nevada/Nat Geo

Controversy arose when the National Geographic Channel announced that it will premiere a film about the successful military raid that killed Osama bin Laden two days before the presidential election, but anyone who walks away thinking that SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama bin Laden is a political piece has blinders on.

From the first 15 minutes — which include an intense, violent firefight — it’s clear that the film’s purpose is to provide entertainment, not to advance a political agenda. President Barack Obama is merely a background player (albeit an obviously necessary one), while the real focus is …


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