On the next Fresh Air, exposing the Hiroshima cover-up. Writer Lesley Blume tells the story of journalist John Hersey, whose reporting in 1946 revealed the death, destruction, and radiation poisoning from the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima that US military censors had kept under wraps. Her new book is called Fallout. Join us.
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(Photo: Fallout, by Leslie Blume – Book cover)