Regular bomb resupply vital for carrier ops against Islamic State
Stars and Stripes
ABOARD THE USS HARRY S. TRUMAN — Behind every bomb dropped by a carrier's warplanes on the Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, are thousands of sailors and aviation ordnancemen involved in resupplying the ship at sea and assembling the ...
Read this eerie note Harry Truman left about informing Stalin of the atomic bomb
The Week Magazine
Often the moments that change the course of human history aren't understood until the consequences of such actions are already realized. That wasn't so with the atomic bomb — President Harry Truman knew the invention was going to change the world ...
Barack Obama's Hiroshima trip stirs debate on Harry Truman's fateful choice
"When Mr Obama visits Hiroshima on May 27 he should place no distance between himself and Harry Truman," wrote Wilson Miscamble, a Notre Dame University history professor. "Rather he should pay tribute to the president whose actions brought a ...
Obama, Truman and Hiroshima
Wall Street Journal
Harry Truman of Independence, Mo., tried to live by a moral code grounded in the Ten Commandments and the Sermon on the Mount. Yet he also knew that statesmen must make difficult decisions in the fog of war. Perhaps Truman had the A-bomb in mind ...