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September 14, 2009

Commentary: Here's why a McClatchy editor published dying Marine photo

So why'd you do it? The question asked by parents of their kids. By cops of criminals. By husbands of wives and wives of husbands. And by a lot of you about my decision to publish — in our newspaper and on our Web site last Saturday — a story and photograph from The Associated Press about a young Marine dying of his wounds in Afghanistan.

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