Hiroshima and Nagasaki were crimes committed in the name not of US democracy but US barbarity

When the US B-29 bomber, the Enola Gay, arrived over Hiroshima early on the morning of August 6, 1945 its nuclear payload symbolised the exaltation of death, destruction, and brute force as the summit of an Enlightenment that ushered into being the liberal values that underpin Western democracy. Those values were encapsulated most…

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John Wight

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