May 11, 2016

Obama's visit to Hiroshima

President Barack Obama's planned visit to Hiroshima will no doubt have symbolic significance. Whether anything more will come of it remains to be seen.

Ex-fighter pilot and anti-war activist Kaname Harada dies at 99

May 7, 2016

Ex-fighter pilot and anti-war activist Kaname Harada dies at 99

Kaname Harada, a former Japanese fighter pilot and anti-war activist, died Tuesday in Nagano due to multiple organ failure, his family said. He was 99. Harada participated in the attack on Pearl Harbor during World War II, having flown the Imperial Japanese Navy’s legendary ...