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Edward Curtin on “The Satanic Nature of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki”

Listen HERE Edward Curtin’s classic article “The Satanic Nature of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki” is worth re-reading as we commemorate the holocausts perpetrated August 6 and August 9, 1945. The fact that the people running the American empire are purely and simply evil—the term “psychopathic” isn’t strong enough—was illustrated by the completely unnecessary atomic bombings of Japanese civilians, which, contrary to public myth, did not cause Japan to surrender or save any lives. It was nothing more nor less than a message to the Russians. What a way to send a message. Educated in the classics, philosophy,…


Helen Caldicott on the KB Show today!

Tuesday, August 14th, 11 a.m. to noon Central (9-10 Pacific) on (archived here a few hours after broadcast). Legendary anti-nuclear activist Dr. Helen Caldicott returns to the Kevin Barrett Show to celebrate humanity’s surviving yet another Hiroshima Day, and another Nagasaki Day, without being blown to kingdom come by the psychopaths in power. But how long before our luck runs out? It seems likely that the Fukushima disaster will kill millions of people throughout the Northern Hemisphere – an ongoing nuclear holocaust affecting this and the next generation (if there is one) and the generations to come (if we…


Tuesday: Nagasaki Day special with Anthony Hall and Joshua Blakeney

Tuesday, August 9th, 9-10 a.m Pacific (noon Eastern) on (archived here a few hours after broadcast). Nagasaki Day special with Professor Anthony Hall and Joshua Blakeney. Anthony Hall is Professor of Globalization Studies, University of Lethbridge; author, The American Empire and the Fourth World and Earth Into Property. Tony Hall’s two-volume revisionist history of recent centuries, told with an emphasis on the perspective of indigenous peoples, is essential reading for anyone who wants to know what is really going on on this troubled planet. His latest article From Hiroshima to Fukushima, 1945-2011: A Nuclear Narrative of Hubris and Tragedy…