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Category: War in the Pacific
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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
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Teachers making great sacrifices, but are they being asked to do too much?
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- As rationing grows, so does the black market
- U.S. Detains Axis Nationals, Declares Them “Dangerous Aliens”
- Escape into Hitchcock's world with Foreign Correspondent
- Rubber Shortage Has Widespread Impact
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- FBI Cracks Down on Draft Dodgers: 638 Arrested