THE TERRIBLE LEGACY OF TOKYO OLYMPICS: DEBT AND DISEASE

A two-week TV sports extravaganza with no local spectators is leaving Japan in a huge pool of debt and with soaring Covid infections THE GOOD, BAD AND THE UGLY AT TOKYO OLYMPICS THE GOOD... The athletes are all lined up at the starting line. The tension is high. The 400m hurdles Olympic gold is at …

REMEMBERING THE 225,000 WHO DIED IN HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI

On this day, Aug 6, 1945, some 70,000 people perished in Hiroshima, Japan, in what is possibly the single worst war crime in the history of mankind (some 25,000 died in the firebombing of Dresden in Feb 1945).  Another 70,000 or so are believed to have died of radiation that followed the "Enola Gay" strike. Deafening New World …

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