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Thursday, August 6, 2015

#1037: 1980, Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark, Enola Gay

August 6, 2015

70 years ago today, the Americans dropped a nuclear bomb on Hiroshima. In doing so they killed between 90,000 and 166,000 people. That’s men, women and children. I’ve been listening to those who justify that act on various news and radio programmes today. It ended the war, they tell us, it saved lives, they say. […]

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