Australian news, and some related international items

Nagasaki – victim of nuclear bombing

The day the bomb fell on Nagasaki BRIAN MCKENNA  The Globe and Mail Aug. 07 2014, The atomic bomb destined for the ancient trading port of Nagasaki was called Fat Man. Sister Regina McKenna, my grandfather’s sister, was close enough to ground zero to feel the death wind on her face. She might have preferred another name: Terror. Or, as the Japanese call it: Slaughter.



August 9, 2014 - Posted by | Uncategorized


  1. Would it be OK if I cross-posted this article to There is no fee; I’m simply trying to add more content diversity for our community and I enjoyed reading your work. I’ll be sure to give you cotmplete credit as the author. If “OK” please let me know via email.


    Comment by Autumn Cote | August 9, 2017 | Reply

  2. Of course. I am not the author of this post, which comes from the Globe and Mail. I don’t think that they would mind. We are all in this together – people of compassion and care, working together towards a more humane world.

    Comment by Christina MacPherson | August 9, 2017 | Reply

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