08/05/13 – Greg Mitchell – The Scott Horton Show

by | Aug 5, 2013 | Interviews | 11 comments

Greg Mitchell, blogger for The Nation and author of Atomic Cover-up, discusses his revisionist history on President Truman’s decision to nuke Hiroshima and Nagasaki; the US’s longstanding nuclear first strike policy; the top military figures against dropping the bomb on Japan in WWII; the government’s decades-long suppression of facts on radiation sickness and civilian casualties; and why Russia’s entry in the war was the real tipping point to Japan’s ultimate surrender.


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