Hiroshima, Obama, and American Morals

Hiroshima, Obama, and American Morals

Reprinted from Wallbuilders, a source for factual American history.

On August 6, 1945, an atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. Seventy-one years later, on May 27, 2016, President Obama visited Hiroshima – the only American president to do since World War II. That blast hastened the end of the War and helped halt further war deaths in the Pacific Theater beyond the 20 million lives already lost. But in his speech, Obama stated:

The scientific revolution that led to the splitting of an atom requires a moral revolution as well. That is why we …

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