Was it Wrong to Drop the Atom Bomb on Japan?

In recent years, many academics and others have condemned President Truman’s decision to use the atomic bomb on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as unnecessary and immoral. Yet this interpretation relies on a poor understanding of history that both lacks perspective and ignores context. Dropping the bomb shortened the war and saved countless lives — both American and Japanese. In five minutes, Professor of History at Notre Dame, Father Wilson Miscamble, explains. Donate today to PragerU! Joining PragerU is free! Sign up now to get all our videos as soon as they’re released. Download Pragerpedia on your iPhone or Android! Thousands of sources and facts at your fingertips. iPhone: Android: ht

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