Obama to Hiroshima: Because Most WWII Vets Are Dead, Anyway

President Barack Obama’s visit to Hiroshima should not be seen as an affront to the civilians and troops — in that order — who fought WWII.

Source: Obama to Hiroshima: No Offense to World War Two Vets, Says Rhodes

I’m willing to grant that the President does not mean to offend WWII vets in taking a trip to Hiroshima, and by itself it probably shouldn’t.

Let’s see what he does – and says – when he is there before we leap to judgment about his trip.


Author: David Wolf

An adviser to corporations and organizations on strategy, communications, and public affairs, David Wolf has been working and living in Beijing since 1995, and now divides his time between China and California. He also serves as a policy and industry analyst focused on innovative and creative industries, a futurist, and an amateur historian.

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