Hasidic Newspaper Removes Clinton, Another Woman From Iconic Photo

May 9, 2011

In case you haven't heard about this editorial decision:

Der Tzitung, a Hasidic newspaper published in Brooklyn, stuck with its editorial policy of never printing photos of women (out of fear that the imagery might be too suggestive) when it used the now iconic photo of President Obama and his advisers anxiously waiting for word from Pakistan about the mission to get al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden.

So the official photo:

Was turned into this:

Missing from the picture: Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Audrey Tomason Director for Counterterrorism, who was standing in the back.

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