Rolling Stone Cover of the Boston Bomber Causes Uproar [PHOTO]
Brad Paisley took to Twitter to point out the latest cover of Rolling Stone featuring the Boston Bomber. He wasn’t the only one to take issue with the magazine for putting Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover.
The magazine said this in a facebook post.
Our hearts go out to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing, and our thoughts are always with them and their families. The cover story we are publishing this week falls within the traditions of journalism and Rolling Stone’s long-standing commitment to serious and thoughtful coverage of the most important political and cultural issues of our day. The fact that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is young, and in the same age group as many of our readers, makes it all the more important for us to examine the complexities of this issue and gain a more complete understanding of how a tragedy like this happens. –THE EDITORS
What do you think? Do you think it was the right choice to put him on the cover?