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Obama's 'echo chamber'

Obama's 'echo chamber'

White House deputy national security advisor Ben Rhodes would have been proud of you, Baltimore Sun! Your coverage of President Obama's visit to Hiroshima put the exclamation point on his "echo chamber" claim ("In Hiroshima, Obama says, 'death fell from the sky,'" May 27).

This visit was not insignificant, yet it was buried on page 11. Of course, there was the parroting of the president's many thoughtful and solemn pronouncements, the recounting of the enormous human toll of not just the bomb at Hiroshima, but also the one at Nagasaki; and the...