Hiroshima

Death And Suffering, In Living Color

Death And Suffering, In Living Color

For the people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Atomic bomb was nothing short of cataclysmic. But Americans were shown a sanitized version of the devastation, and for many years, photographic evidence of the real damage was locked away. The final part of our three part series on the Atomic Cover-up.
Atomic Devastation Hidden For Decades

Atomic Devastation Hidden For Decades

The people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki suffered unspeakable horrors. But some in the U.S. government didn’t want Americans to see the worst of it. The first in a three-part series.

Documentary: 'Reactor'

This historic essay published in the New Yorker from August 1946 recounts the story of six survivors of the atomic blast at Hiroshima, 8:15 am August 6, 1945. This is an incredible piece of journalism, offering much perspective on nuclear

Bachmann: Waterboarding Is Justified, Like Nuking Japan

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann explained her support for waterboarding Monday by likening it to the decision to drop nuclear bombs on Japan during World War II. At Saturday's CBS News/National Journal Republican presidential

December 7, 1947 - Life In A Post War World

News of the day on the sixth anniversary of Pearl Harbor, Sunday December 7, 1947. Different world. Postwar economy. Postwar Japan, Emergency aid to Europe and China, fighting in the Middle East.

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