“Were the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki a War Crime and a Crime Against Humanity?”

Quote from the following article: Even President Truman’s own Chief of Staff, the five-star Admiral William D. Leahy (the most senior U.S. military officer during the war) made no secret of his strong disapprobation of the atomic bombings: “It is my opinion that the use of this barbarous weapon at Hiroshima and Nagasaki was of … Continue reading “Were the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki a War Crime and a Crime Against Humanity?”

“The Last Western Empire?”

Also see: China sees new era of ‘shared destiny’ with US no longer in the driving seat: The release of China’s white paper on defense demonstrates to the world an increasingly confident and more assertive China, actively preparing for major shifts on a predominantly US-led global chessboard. As well as the US, other crucial players … Continue reading “The Last Western Empire?”