109. High-Profile Opposition to the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki with Jared Labell

Wednesday, August 31, 2016



Episode Summary

Jared Labell joins Adam Camac to discuss opposition to the use of the atomic bombs, more reasons against using the bombs, the legacy of the bombs, and what can be learned from their use.

About the Guest

Mr. Labell is Executive Director of Taxpayers United of America. He is the author of the article, Mr. Truman or: How I Learned to Start Worrying and Hate the Bomb.

You can follow his work at taxpayersunited.org. You can find him on the Taxpayers United Facebook page, on his personal Twitter account, and via the Taxpayers United Twitter account.

Biographical information is from taxpayersunitedofamerica.org.

Related Articles
1. Mr. Truman or: How I Learned to Start Worrying and Hate the Bomb by Jared Labell (August 9, 2016)
2. Hiroshima and Nagasaki by Ralph Raico (August 6, 2004)
3. How U.S. Economic Warfare Provoked Japan’s Attack on Pearl Harbor by Robert Higgs (May 1, 2006)
4. Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and the U.S. Terror State by Anthony Gregory (August 6, 2013)

Books Mentioned
1. Crisis and Leviathan: Critical Episodes in the Growth of American Government by Robert Higgs
2. Reassessing the Presidency: The Rise of the Executive State and the Decline of Freedom edited by John Denson
3. Ain’t My America: The Long, Noble History of Antiwar Conservatism and Middle-American Anti-Imperialism by Bill Kauffman
4. The God of the Machine by Isabel Paterson
5. Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare by Gareth Porter

Essay Mentioned
1. War, Peace, and the State by Murray Rothbard

Related Interviews
1. Gareth Porter Interview Series on Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare on the Scott Horton Show

Resources Mentioned
1. Taxpayers United of America
2. Antiwar.com
3. Robert Higgs’s Independent Institute Archive
4. Anthony Gregory’s Independent Institute Archive
5. Sheldon Richman’s Free Association blog

Previous Appearance and Related Episodes
108. Refuting Arguments Made in Favor of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki with Jared Labell (Monday, August 29, 2016)
102. Libertarian Strategy with Jeff Deist (Thursday, August 11, 2016)
83. Evaluating the Johnson/Weld Ticket with Dr. Mary Ruwart (Thursday, June 23, 2016)
27. Answering the Critics of the Iran Deal with Scott Horton (Monday, April 4, 2016)
22. The Truth about the Iranian Nuclear Program and Its Origins with Scott Horton (Monday, March 28, 2016)

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