The born-and-raised Hawaiian was getting ready for church on December 7, 1941 when the Japanese...Read More
Category: Minorities and the War Effort
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
- Rubber Shortage Has Widespread Impact
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Hitler Accuses Roosevelt, Jews in Speech at Berlin Conference
- Blood donation controversy raises questions about racial discrimination
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- String of Defeats Has Americans Asking: Could We Lose?
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- Axis forces in North Africa surrender: over 150,000 prisoners captured
- MacArthur Leaves Philippines to Defend Australia