From Freddie Gray's neighborhood and beyond, bewilderment follows dropping of charges


Hiroshima in perspective

Until the Japanese government fully acknowledges, apologizes to, and compensates the many millions of victims of crimes committed by its forces against Japan's neighbors and the Allied (particularly United States) forces, I don't think that we should apologize for what happened in Hiroshima and Nagasaki ("President Obama looks to Hiroshima visit; Abe won't go to Pearl Harbor," May 26).

War is hell on Earth when our common humanity breaks down into amoral darkness and chaos and split-second decisions must be made which can have devastating consequences for generations to...