Tuesday, March 11, 2014
From Hiroshima to Fukushima II
Here's my piece from awhile back on the legacy of Hiroshima today for all of us, relating to both weapons and power. As for the use of the bomb: U.S. media, and majority of people (in polls) still support the use of the two bombs against Japanese cities in 1945, yet often proclaim, "never again." But to make two exceptions is like drawing lines--in the sand.
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