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The Florida Times-Union
Sunday Letters: Political correctness on steroidsan unpopular war? Should the Iwo Jima Memorial be scrapped because the United
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 hours ago
an unpopular war? Should the Iwo Jima Memorial be scrapped because the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki? Our national symbols, regardless of who or what they represent, should never be abolished or forgotten. Hillary... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Professor Wayne Biddle’s pop culture picks – The Johns Hopkins NewsNew Wave cinema. Mass destruction of the patriotic myths deployed — still depl
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted yesterday
New Wave cinema. Mass destruction of the patriotic myths deployed — still deployed — to justify nuking Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Listen closely as you might think you hear the tiniest bit of ragtime. No accident Scott Joplin was called the... Read more
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Anime News Network
Action Kids on the Slope Film's Teaser Reveals March 10 Openingin the Sasebo dialect for their respective roles. The manga follows a naive bo
Anime News Network / Posted 2 days ago
in the Sasebo dialect for their respective roles. The manga follows a naive boy and a scruffy boy in a provincial town in Nagasaki Prefecture in the late 1960s. In the early summer of 1966, Kaoru transfers to the local high school from Yokosuka.... Read more
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Asian journal
Radiation in Hiroshima and Nagasakiand proud of our kababayans. Besides going to Tokyo, Chiba, Yokohama, and othe
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
and proud of our kababayans. Besides going to Tokyo, Chiba, Yokohama, and other ports of interest in Japan; we toured Nagasaki, a city of 263,000 (among them 9,000 Japanese soldiers and 400 Allied POWs) when it was devastated by an atomic bomb... Read more
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The Tyee
Never Mind Trump: Worry About His Supportersand Valentino report that an opinion poll in 1945 found 53 per cent of American
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
and Valentino report that an opinion poll in 1945 found 53 per cent of Americans supported destroying Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and 22 per cent thought more Japanese cities should have been bombed before Japan could surrender. So despite the... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Little Rocket Man’ talk sparks renewed shelter interestrelated to his nuclear arsenal – in September, he tested a weapon seven times t
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
related to his nuclear arsenal – in September, he tested a weapon seven times the size of those dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. On Monday, a North Korean official said the country wouldn’t stop until its missiles could reach “all the way to... Read more
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EuroNews
"Nuclear weapons don't make us safe" - ICANarea is. But there’s a huge blast that will knock out everything, and have long
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
area is. But there’s a huge blast that will knock out everything, and have long term consequences. We see in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, people are still suffering from the consequences. The environment is poisoned. We’ve seen at the nuclear test sites... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Their action even today prevents Trump from using nukes: Two Soviet Spies Who Deserve a Posthumous Nobel Peace Prizehave become victims of nuclear blackmail or potential targets for annihilation,
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
have become victims of nuclear blackmail or potential targets for annihilation, like the vaporized cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Even after Russia developed its own atomic bomb, which it demonstrated in 1949, there were powerful forces in the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Theater review: "Give 'em Hell, Harry!" is a compelling portrait of a U.S. presidentof time on Truman's most controversial decision -- the dropping of atomic bombs
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
of time on Truman's most controversial decision -- the dropping of atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- an action the president didn't relish but felt was necessary in order to end World War II. More lines are given... Read more
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The North West Star
The many, many times the world has come close to doomsdaydeployment of what remain the only two nuclear bombs ever used in warfare, resu
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
deployment of what remain the only two nuclear bombs ever used in warfare, resulting in the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan and the end of World War II. But the clock hands have rarely been closer to midnight than now. Earlier... Read more
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The Manila Times
Rhetorical swaggering and the nuclear arms racethe US tested the world’s first thermonuclear bomb, which was a thousandfold mo
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
the US tested the world’s first thermonuclear bomb, which was a thousandfold more powerful than the nuke that destroyed Nagasaki. Oppenheimer published an article in Foreign Affairs featuring the top secret report commissioned by Truman. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
WWII American propaganda film reveals racism used against Japandata on biological warfare. The Japanese surrendered to allied forces in the w
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
data on biological warfare. The Japanese surrendered to allied forces in the wake of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, effectively ending the war. The two bombings killed hundreds of thousands and for the time being,... Read more
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The Star
ICAN founder’s long journey to abolish nuclear armsof his freedom. “For the first time, I understood its destruction – more than
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
of his freedom. “For the first time, I understood its destruction – more than 100,000 people in Hiroshima and 40,000 in Nagasaki killed – that is unacceptable,” he said. Overwhelmed by the devastation and the helplessness of doctors in treating... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Hometown Hero: Dr. Elwyn Cavin served in WWIIwas in charge of getting our troops on our ships when we were notified that the
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
was in charge of getting our troops on our ships when we were notified that the bombs had been dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. We were able to move right on in to Japan." After the war, he graduated from medical school and came to Lake... Read more
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The Hill
Nobel Peace Prize for ICAN’s nuclear weapon ban is spot ondreadful humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons use. In doing so, it has
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
dreadful humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons use. In doing so, it has worked with survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings and also with countries that suffered from nuclear testing, such as the Marshall Islands. ICAN also... Read more
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Op-Ed News
We Have Met the Enemy and He is Usin the world," he never spoke a truer word. They are words attested to by the d
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
in the world," he never spoke a truer word. They are words attested to by the dropping of nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan, the destruction of North Korea, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya, and not forgetting the countless... Read more
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Boston Globe
Putting Dr. Seuss’s work in historical contexthe visited Japan on an assignment and was profoundly affected by the devastatio
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
he visited Japan on an assignment and was profoundly affected by the devastation from the bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. His 1954 book “Horton Hears a Who” is an allegory about the atomic bomb. Geisel dedicated the book to Mitsuki... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Strath holm family home turns 100at their family home. In 1935, in conjunction with a Sydney-based Hatchery, a
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
at their family home. In 1935, in conjunction with a Sydney-based Hatchery, a Japanese chicken sexer, Tomatsu Kawai from Nagasaki, came to Tamworth to ply his trade of sexing day old chickens. He would come up on the train on Sundays and stay... Read more
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New Kerala
Kazuo Ishiguro Wins the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature - newkerala news #279400honour will, even in a small way, encourage the forces for goodwill and peace a
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
honour will, even in a small way, encourage the forces for goodwill and peace at this time." Kazuo Ishiguro was born in Nagasaki, Japan, in 1954 and moved to Britain at the age of 5. He is the acclaimed, award-winning author of 7 novels: A Pale... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Treaty 'Beginning of the End for Nuclear Weapons,' Say Nobel Peace Prize Winnersof the efforts of the Hibakusha (the Japanese word for the surviving victims of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the efforts of the Hibakusha (the Japanese word for the surviving victims of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki) in realizing the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Adopted on 7 July at a UN conference in New York,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Treaty ‘beginning of the end for nuclear weapons’of the efforts of the Hibakusha (the Japanese word for the surviving victims of
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
of the efforts of the Hibakusha (the Japanese word for the surviving victims of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki) in realizing the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.Adopted on 7 July at a UN conference in New York, the... Read more
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The North West Star
Lonely Planet's reveals 10 most unsettling hotelscreated by artist Joep Van Lieshout, sleeps two people in the spare bedroom ins
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
created by artist Joep Van Lieshout, sleeps two people in the spare bedroom inside. See verbekefoundation.comHENN NA HOTEL, NAGASAKI, JAPAN Huis Ten Bosch, a replica Dutch village now features a hotel staffed entirely by robots. Photo: AP This... Read more
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Daily Star
‘You will be DESTROYED’ North Korea in shock WAR threat to Japanarchipelago.” Pyongyang feels deep resentment over the empire’s 35-year occupa
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
archipelago.” Pyongyang feels deep resentment over the empire’s 35-year occupation of Korea until 1945. Hiroshima and Nagasaki were nuked by American bombers to bring an end to World War 2 – killing around 225,000 people. Hiroshima is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
How to prepare for a nuclear attackseemingly getting louder, with cooler heads unable to control them, a repeat of
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
seemingly getting louder, with cooler heads unable to control them, a repeat of the nuclear catastrophe of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II is not that remote anymore. Although we’re not really prime target for such an attack compared to... Read more
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The Hill
Pulling out of Iran deal would be a true American embarrassmenteither uranium or plutonium. Seventy-two years ago, we dropped a uranium bomb
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
either uranium or plutonium. Seventy-two years ago, we dropped a uranium bomb on Hiroshima and a plutonium bomb on Nagasaki. Producing the necessary uranium or plutonium back then was a massive and hugely expensive undertaking. Today,... Read more
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Canberra Times
ICAN's Nobel Prize an opportunity to revisit disarmament and the US allianceto sending delegates to the UN and parliaments across the world, it shared the
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
to sending delegates to the UN and parliaments across the world, it shared the stories of the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the victims of nuclear testing with a global audience. ICAN's award highlights the mixed messages Australia has... Read more
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The Age
ICAN's Nobel Prize an opportunity to revisit disarmament and the US allianceto sending delegates to the UN and parliaments across the world, it shared the
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
to sending delegates to the UN and parliaments across the world, it shared the stories of the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the victims of nuclear testing with a global audience. ICAN's award highlights the mixed messages Australia has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ICAN's Nobel Prize an opportunity to revisit disarmament and the US allianceto sending delegates to the UN and parliaments across the world, it shared the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
to sending delegates to the UN and parliaments across the world, it shared the stories of the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the victims of nuclear testing with a global audience. ICAN's award highlights the mixed messages Australia has... Read more
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The Age
ICAN's Nobel peace prize win a chance to revisit nuclear disarmament as sending delegates to the UN and parliaments around the world, it shared the
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
as sending delegates to the UN and parliaments around the world, it shared the stories of the survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the victims of nuclear testing with a global audience. ICAN's award highlights the mixed messages Australia has... Read more
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express
Don’t watch Doctor Foster, it won’t end well!in fact Balaclava Men and we had no idea who they were. My money is now on the
express / Posted 12 days ago
in fact Balaclava Men and we had no idea who they were. My money is now on the Duke of Edinburgh, Huw Edwards and Kendo Nagasaki but I’ll have to wait until series five (or possibly series 173 the way dramas are going) to fi nd out. The phrase... Read more
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BBC News
Dragon dance spectacle at Japan festivalDragon dance spectacle at Nagasaki harvest festival - BBC News Accessibility l
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
Dragon dance spectacle at Nagasaki harvest festival - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Media playback is unsupported... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Hints At War With North Korea: "Sorry, But Only One Thing Will Work"history. By comparison, the US killed a combined 120,000 Japanese civilians whe
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
history. By comparison, the US killed a combined 120,000 Japanese civilians when dropped nuclear bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki. To hear Zagurek tell it, investors and ordinary citizens alike are underestimating the likelihood of a nuclear... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"You're On Your Own!!"their employer goes bankrupt. The government’s only option for “order” may be t
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
their employer goes bankrupt. The government’s only option for “order” may be the barren, decimated order of Hiroshima and Nagasaki after the atomic bomb blasts. Preceding apace with the decentralization of violence has been a devolution of moral... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Anti-war nuns to bring message of nuclear disarmamentimplementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs
The Register Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
implementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs the United States dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in August 1945 were small compared to today's weapons of mass destruction, the sisters said. If a nuclear... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Anti-war nuns to bring message of nuclear disarmamentimplementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
implementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs the United States dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in August 1945 were small compared to today's weapons of mass destruction, the sisters said. If a nuclear... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Anti-war nuns to bring message of nuclear disarmamentimplementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs
The Middletown Press / Posted 13 days ago
implementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs the United States dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in August 1945 were small compared to today's weapons of mass destruction, the sisters said. If a nuclear... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
StarNews reporter returns to Wilmington to play his grandfather, Harry S. Trumantoughest decision Truman had to make as president was the dropping of atomic bo
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
toughest decision Truman had to make as president was the dropping of atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, which ended World War II but cost the lives of tens of thousands of Japanese civilians. “I can’t tell a survivor... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Daily Inspiration—Counterfactual Utopiasengineered his rise to power, and Byrnes was responsible for the decision to us
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
engineered his rise to power, and Byrnes was responsible for the decision to use nascent atomic weapons on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and to provoke Stalin into the confrontational politics of the Cold War. Imagine if the US had inherited the Lone... Read more
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Asian journal
Does Godzilla live in your house?nukes. Mr. Honda, the author, created the concept of Godzilla as a metaphor for
Asian journal / Posted 13 days ago
nukes. Mr. Honda, the author, created the concept of Godzilla as a metaphor for the atomic bombs in 1954 when Hiroshima and Nagasaki, which were the recipients of two atomic bombs from the United States, were still fresh in the minds of the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The personal battle against nuclear weapons with ICANJapanese city of Hiroshima, which was struck by an American nuclear bomb in 194
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Japanese city of Hiroshima, which was struck by an American nuclear bomb in 1945. A later attack on the Japanese city of Nagasaki prompted an end to World War II. Ms Lester has also exchanged stories with the people of the Marshall Islands and... Read more
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Ekklesia
ICAN awarded Nobel Peace Prizebanished from the face of our earth. "It is a tribute also to the survivors of
Ekklesia / Posted 13 days ago
banished from the face of our earth. "It is a tribute also to the survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki – the hibakusha – and victims of nuclear test explosions around the world, whose searing testimonies and unstinting... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
war nuns to bring message of nuclear disarmamentimplementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
implementation — we have gained real momentum," Platte said. The atomic bombs the United States dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in August 1945 were small compared to today's weapons of mass destruction, the sisters said. If a nuclear... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nobel Peace Prize 2017 awarded to iCANforever banished from the face of our earth.It is a tribute also to the survivo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
forever banished from the face of our earth.It is a tribute also to the survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki – the hibakusha – and victims of nuclear test explosions around the world, whose searing testimonies and unstinting... Read more
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dna
Roll over Bob Dylan, it’s time to raise a toast to Ishiguro’s Nobelspecial kind of irony and wit, he quipped, “If I had even a suspicion, I would
dna / Posted 14 days ago
special kind of irony and wit, he quipped, “If I had even a suspicion, I would have washed my hair this morning.” Born in Nagasaki in 1954, ten years after the city was destroyed by nuclear bombs, Ishiguro moved to Britain at the age of six when... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Would A North Korean Nuclear Attack Look Like?history. By comparison, the US killed a combined 120,000 Japanese civilians whe
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
history. By comparison, the US killed a combined 120,000 Japanese civilians when dropped nuclear bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki. To hear Zagurek tell it, investors and ordinary citizens alike are underestimating the likelihood of a nuclear... Read more
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TribLIVE
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins Nobel peace prizeorganized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
organized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. The committee, citing nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world, said “the risk of nuclear... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins Nobel peace prizeorganized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 14 days ago
organized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. The committee, citing nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world, said "the risk of nuclear... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins Nobel peace prizeorganized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
organized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. The committee, citing nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world, said "the risk of nuclear... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins Nobel peace prizeorganized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
organized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. The committee, citing nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world, said "the risk of nuclear... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Group opposing nuclear weapons wins Nobel peace prizeorganized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
organized events globally in 2015 to mark the 70th anniversaries of the attacks on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. The committee, citing nearly 15,000 nuclear weapons in the world, said "the risk of nuclear... Read more
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