Original post made
by Tom, Downtown,
on May 3, 2009
Recently Jon Stewart stated that Harry Truman was a war criminal for the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Soon afterward, he retracted the comment. However, for those who still believe that he was correct (including perhaps Stewart himself, tho he retracted the comment), here is an enlightening videoclip of the atomic bombings. (For those unfamiliar with Bill Whittle, he is a very accomplished journalist and founder of Whittle Communications.)
I'll bet that very few public high school history teachers provide the following perspective on that bombing. I do not have children in the Pleasanton public schools, so I would be interested to read any postings that would indicate how these bombings were justified.
Here is the clip below...