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Pres. Obama visits Hiroshima

President Barack Obama visited Hiroshima today and paid respect to the 140,000 lives killed by the atomic bomb dropped on the city in 1945. He became the first sitting US president to do so. He called for a world without nuclear weapons but did not apologize for the attack.

Hiroshima has a long and turbulent history, and its mixture of influences helps to make it the diverse city it is today. Read more about it here.

The lies of Hiroshima are the lies of today

Read more: Today is the Day Poster ad for “Today is the Day: A Proposal for the Future,” an exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. The bright colors and specially designed kana typography express fluidity, aiming to convey acceptance of mindsets and values that are different to one’s own. Tags: Osamu Misawa Design Room, Tokyo,Osamu Misawa,Today is the Day