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Category: News Analysis
About This Site
World War 2.0 tries to imagine what the reporting of World War II might have looked like if the conflict were taking place today. Articles are based on information that would have been available to the press at the time, but they are written using contemporary journalistic style. The authors are all students at Seton Hall University, working with assistant professor of journalism Matthew Pressman.
- No Christmas Candy? Holiday Staples in Short Supply
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- As rationing grows, so does the black market
- President Roosevelt focuses on war in State of the Union address
- Blood donation controversy raises questions about racial discrimination