Hiroshima and Nagasaki Revisited

Nearly 70 years have passed since Hiroshima and Nagasaki became the first cities in the world to bear the brunt of a nuclear attack. But the deep wounds of history remain, and the memory of the past continues to resonate in both cities today.

New Meaning for Hiroshima’s Antinuclear CrusadeTashiro Akira

Close to 70 years ago, the first and so far only nuclear attacks in human history lay waste to Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Chūgoku Shimbun editor Tashiro Akira discusses how that historic tragedy and its deep scars have shaped the culture and ethos of Hiroshima and the ways the city has evolved as a center for antinuclear activism.

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