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ウォーレン民主党上院議員とトランプ大統領への返信

2月2日

  

. just released his new nuclear strategy, which calls for more nuclear weapons that are easier to use. This flies in the face of decades of American leadership in building a safer world – one with fewer nuclear weapons.

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--Tamiki Hara, "Summer Flowers", memoir of Hiroshima.

Men and women all return to just one mold.

Oh, from the bloated lips in that scorched black, smashed, festered face,

Voices moan,

“Please help me.”

Feeble, quiet words.

This is, this is a human being.

A face of a human being.

 

Nuclear weapons emit radiation, creating long-term effects akin to those of chemical/ biological weapons, as in Hiroshima/Nagasaki. It is contradictory for Trump to say that nuclear weapons with such dimensions are usable, while criticizing the use of chemical weapons in Syria.