In his first State of the Union Address since America went to war, President Franklin D. Roosevelt...Read More
Author: Gary Phillips
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.
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- German Submarines Reach American Shores
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Merchant Marine: The war’s riskiest form of service
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway