Hideo Tsuchiyama, leader of Nagasaki peace movement, dies at 92

National Sep 3, 2017

Hideo Tsuchiyama, leader of Nagasaki peace movement, dies at 92

Former Nagasaki University President Hideo Tsuchiyama, leader of the peace movement and nuclear abolition campaign of atom-bombed Nagasaki, died early Saturday morning. He was 92. Tsuchiyama was away from Nagasaki on Aug. 9, 1945, when the United States dropped its second atomic bomb on the ...

Why was Nagasaki nuked?

Commentary / Japan Jun 1, 2016

Why was Nagasaki nuked?

by Brahma Chellaney

Hiroshima and Nagasaki will remain a burden on American conscience — Hiroshima because it was the world's first atomic bombing, setting a precedent, and Nagasaki because it was a blatantly wanton act.