Hiroshima Bomb Essay

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Many people have different opinions when it comes to if; the United States made a good or bad decision on dropping the bombs on Japan. I believe that the United States made a good decision when it came to the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Others may say that it was a bad decision due to the amount of deaths that the bombs caused or how the United States could have given a better warning. But these bombings actually saved more lives and the U.S. couldn’t waste a bomb to give a better warning. The U.S. made a good decision when it came to bombing Hiroshima and Nagasaki because it ends the war, saves many lives, and stops the entry of the USSR.
First, the U.S. made a good decision to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki because it ended the war and saved many lives. The bombings ended the war because after the bombs were dropped, Japan then decided to surrender because they
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made a good decision to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki because it stopped the entry of the USSR. When the USSR, Stalin, FDR, and Churchill first met to decide what will happen to Germany, Stalin, “promises to declare war on Japan after Germany is defeated.” But later, at Potsdam, he promises “to take his troops out of Eastern Europe,” but lies (from our notes). When the USSR did not take its troops out of Eastern Europe, it led there to be communism when it came to voting. The U.S. wanted Eastern Europe to decide on their own what type of government they wanted, hoping it would be democracy. But with the influence of Stalin it was communism. When the U.S. dropped the bombs on Japan it ended the war, meaning the USSR wouldn’t enter and take over land like it did back in Germany. The U.S. showed their strength and power by dropping the bombs to show that they don 't need help from the USSR. As well without the USSR entry the U.S. was able to “dictate terms of no army, U.S. bases and trade in Japan. Dropping the bombs in Japan allowed the U.S. to prove their power and gain controlled

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