Buzz·Posted on 25 Feb 2015Is Snape Actually A Hero?It's time to find out the real answer.by Jemima SkelleyBuzzFeed Staff, AustraliaFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Severus Snape is one of the characters in the Harry Potter series who is equally loved and despised. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros / Via blogsmeade.tumblr.com Some would argue that by risking his life to double-cross Voldemort, he became one of the great heroes of the series. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros. His love and dedication to Lily make him an endearing character worthy of our empathy. Though on the other hand, many believe that this in no way made up for the fact that he was a Death Eater in the first place. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros. Nor does it make it OK for him to continually torment and torture his students. Is Snape A Hero? Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros. Yes Correct Incorrect Yes No Correct Incorrect No Oops. Something went wrong. Please try again later Looks like we are having a problem on the server. Is Snape A Hero? vote votes Yes vote votes No View Results View Results Go Back And Vote Go Back And Vote Let us know your reasoning in the comments!