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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park: A Haunting Message Concerning the Survival of Humankind

  On August 6, 1945, three B-29 aircraft made their way over the Japanese port city of Hiroshima, dropping an atomic weapon named “Little Boy” that lethally claimed between 90,000 and 166,000 lives. Three days later, a second explosion codenamed “Fat … Continue reading

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The Peter C. Alderman Foundation: “Because Peter Lived, the World is a Better Place”

On September 11, 2001, Stephen and Elizabeth Alderman of Westchester County, New York were in the midst of touring southern France, enjoying a 2 week vacation intended to honor Stephen’s 60th birthday. While visiting the medieval French village of Rousillon, … Continue reading

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