With the anniversaries of the Nagasaki and Hiroshima bombings in August, it's an important time to reflect on the destruction and challenge the political choice to commit nuclear atrocities.
Today is a day to remember the dead of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, but also to fight for the living – for a world free of nuclear weapons.
Yorkshire Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND)’s Sam Legg reports back from a delegation to Hiroshima earlier this year.
"Holding the recent G7 summit in Hiroshima raised hopes that those leaders present would take the opportunity to make a concrete initiative towards disarmament. Such hopes were comprehensively dashed."