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Video: Never Again (a tribute to Hiroshima and Nagasaki)

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During the final stage of World War Two, the United States dropped nuclear weapons on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9, 1945, respectively. The United States did this action with the consent of the United Kingdom as outlined in the Quebec Agreement. The two bombings, which killed at least 129,000 people, remain the only use of nuclear weapons for warfare in history.

Never Again is a montage of images of the aftermath of the 1945 atomic explosions over Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Director: Paul Broderick
Writer: Matthew J. Lawler
Voice: James W. Barnes

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Hiroshima

5 comments on “Video: Never Again (a tribute to Hiroshima and Nagasaki)

  1. triciaknoll
    August 9, 2017

    I comment here frequently but today I have no words.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Elizabeth Stewart
    August 9, 2017

    Thank you for sharing these photos. Our current president should be forced to look at these. His big mouth is frightening.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Tom Reilly
    August 9, 2017

    “It’s so dangerous it’s safe.” That what Harry Truman said about the possibility of nuclear war. Harry Truman never met Donald Trump.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. daisy Le Dez
    August 9, 2017

    it was a disaster , Trump doesn’t enter in a nuclear war with North-Korea ! it ‘s a bigger madness !

    Liked by 1 person

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