Read — 2016/05/11

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles includes:

  1. Obama’s visit raises ghosts of Hiroshima“, by David E. Sanger (NY Times). In the prelude to Obama’s visit on 27 May to the site where the first atomic bomb was detonated on 6 August 1945, thoughtful souls still grapple with whether dropping the bomb in Hiroshima was necessary, the reality of Japan’s “war machine”, and a world without survivors American or Japanese.
  2. Pentagon Papers charges are dismissed“, by Martin Arnold (NY Times, 1973). You may also know Daniel Ellsberg in relation to the Ellsberg paradox from decision theory.
  3. Omega-3 content of frequently consumed seafood products” (Seafood Health Facts). How fat is your fish?