Episode #62 Japan and the Atomic Bomb

The Professor Liberty Podcast

Aug 9 2021 • 21 mins

On August 6th and 9th 1945 the Allied forces led by the United States dropped two Atomic bombs on targets in Japan. Was it justified? On today's episode we look at the circumstances surrounding the decision to use WMDs and Japan subsequent surrender. We also talk about justification for war itself and the US's war record since WW2.