Ann Jones

They were Soldiers: How the Wounded Return from America’s Wars, The Untold Story Ann Jones is a journalist, photographer, and the author of eight books of nonfiction. She has reported on the impact of war in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, and embedded with American forces in Afghanistan. Last week, she discussed her new…

Atomic Victim Fears Arms Race

On August 6, 1945, Natsumi Nago was 14 and was outside at a school assembly in Hiroshima. At 8:15 a.m., a B-29 bomber named Enola Gay dropped a 9,700 -pound uranium bomb. In the school courtyard, 1.4 kilometers from the epicenter of the blast, Nago suffered burns on her skull, shoulders, arms, and legs. Of…