The U.N. Correspondents Association hosted a book presentation and discussion with Dr. Akiko Mikamo on her book, Rising from the Ashes: A True Story of Survival and Forgiveness from Hiroshima, on Monday, October 26th in the UNCA Meeting Room.
Dr. Mikamo is an author, medical psychologist and daughter of a Hiroshima survivor.
Her book has been translated in Japanese, Italian and will soon be published in Spanish and Polish.
Below is an introduction to her father’s story as a Hiroshima survivor.
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Bloomberg showed more humility and command of the facts but his supposed appeal to Republican-leaning swing voters could be undercut by his support for gun control and nanny states. twitter.com/mikebloomberg/…
We all agree climate change is killing our planet. I have a record of actually doing something about it.— Mike Bloomberg (@MikeBloomberg) February 27, 2020
I cut NYC’s carbon footprint, closed more than half our country’s coal plants and mobilized cities and states to uphold the Paris Agreement. #CNNTownHall
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