Ready for a good laugh? Ahmadinejad says the US should be disarmed
Aaahh... This is rich!
First off, neither nuclear power nor nuclear weapons are an inalienable right. Especially not nuclear weapons. And since the international community has deemed you unfit to possess nuclear weapons, tough shit. You don't get to have them. Maybe next time you'll think before opening your big mouth and saying how you want to exterminate Israel and that the holocaust never happened.
Second, our decision to bomb Nagasaki and Hiroshima was made when it became apparent that Japan would fight to its very last soldier, draggin the war out for years possibly. How many more lives would that cost? Truman made the best decision available to save lives in the long run and force Japan into submission at the prospect of utter annihilation. Jeff Jacoby concurs...
It was a tough choice, certainly not one that was made lightly. And in the end, I believe the right one.