Should Obama Apologize for Hiroshima?

We didn’t need to drop the bomb — and even our WW II military icons knew it via Salon.com

We didn’t need to drop the bomb — and even our WW II military icons knew it
via Salon.com

No Apology for Hiroshima via US News

No Apology for Hiroshima
via US News

THE BASICS: Later this month, Obama will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima. Should he apologize for the atomic bomb dropped in 1945? Peter Roff of U.S. News says it was the best way to end the war and now it's time for everyone to move on, while Gar Alperovitz of Salon.com says even Eisenhower knew it was wrong and immoral.