The FBI’s nationwide arrest of draft violators reached its peak the night of May 15, as 638 men...Read More
Author: Seda Payton
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
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- Axis forces in North Africa surrender: over 150,000 prisoners captured
- MacArthur Leaves Philippines to Defend Australia
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- President Roosevelt focuses on war in State of the Union address
- U.S. and Britain Demand Unconditional Surrender at Casablanca Conference
- FBI Cracks Down on Draft Dodgers: 638 Arrested