Unit 731 and moral repair

  title={Unit 731 and moral repair},
  author={Douglas W. Hickey and Scarllet SiJia Li and Celia Morrison and Richard Schulz and Michel Thiry and Kelly Lynn Sorensen},
  journal={Journal of Medical Ethics},
  pages={270 - 276}
Unit 731, a biological warfare research organisation that operated under the authority of the Imperial Japanese Army in the 1930s and 1940s, conducted brutal experiments on thousands of unconsenting subjects. Because of the US interest in the data from these experiments, the perpetrators were not prosecuted and the atrocities are still relatively undiscussed. What counts as meaningful moral repair in this case—what should perpetrators and collaborator communities do decades later? We argue for… 

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