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Sixty-six years ago, more than 60,000 people killed in an instant

A moment of silence for the anniversary of the bombing of Nagasaki.

In the words of Harry S. Truman, our President, on August 11, 1945, explaining the use of the two atomic bombs:

“The only language they seem to understand is the one we have been using to bombard them.

“When you have to deal with a beast you have to treat him as a beast.”

Source here.

Posted: August 9th, 2011
Categories: Our Nuclear Age
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