We need the President of the United States not only to acknowledge that the nuclear bombing Hiroshima and Nagasaki happened, but that the attacks were dreadfully morally wrong.
In a democracy, we shouldn’t expect any leader to unite the country. Absolute unity is what happens under fascist dictators, where people unite behind national leaders because they don’t have any choice.
The viral image of outrage of the moment: Is the image accurate? Ten seconds — literally ten seconds — on a search engine yields headlines to directly to the contrary: President Obama: Violence Against Police Is Completely Unacceptable, September 1 2015 “I also promised that I