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Homework Promotes Anti-American View of World War Two

Mike107 Wrote: Apr 23, 2013 1:41 PM
Actually they where in a major internal conflict with the emperor wanting to surrender while his generals where refusing. In fact the emperor had to flee for his life before the bombing because the generals had more power and had vowed never to surrender. Only after the bombs where dropped did the Emperor have enough support to force the generals to accept surrendering. Without the bombs Japan would have never surrendered.

Bob and Sarah Fisher were checking their daughter’s homework last week when a social studies assignment caught their attention – it criticized the United States for dropping the atomic bomb during World War Two.

“Both of our grandfathers were in World War Two and this worksheet makes it seem as if they were the bad guys,” Fisher told Fox News.

The Fishers have a daughter in eighth grade at Victory Junior High School in New York. They said the anti-American slant in the homework assignment was shocking.

“As if somehow the Japanese were the victims and that the United States had...