Hiroshima 75 : The A Bomb and the Obliteration of the Moral High Ground.

Japanese PM Abe renews calls to abolish nuclear weapons on 75th anniversary of Hiroshima

‘‘Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds’’


At 08:15 (Hiroshima time) on 6th August 1945, ‘Little Boy’ was dropped from the ‘Enola Gay’ a B-29, named after the pilot’s mother. The bomb contained 64kg of uranium-235 and took 44.4 seconds to drop before it detonated 1,900 feet above the city of…