“On the ninth of May I knew that, that was the last day that I was going to live.” Robert...Read More
Author: Jean-Paul Proulx
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.
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- Casablanca is More Than a Romance Film
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- Axis forces in North Africa surrender: over 150,000 prisoners captured
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- MacArthur Leaves Philippines to Defend Australia
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- Chaplin's 'The Great Dictator' Remains a Hit