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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.
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- As rationing grows, so does the black market
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- Casablanca is More Than a Romance Film
- President Roosevelt focuses on war in State of the Union address
- U-Boats Again on the Prowl in the Atlantic
- Patriotism is not limited to the able bodied
- Teachers making great sacrifices, but are they being asked to do too much?