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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.
- Patriotism behind bars: U.S. prisons aid the war effort
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- Merchant Marine: The war’s riskiest form of service
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- Axis forces in North Africa surrender: over 150,000 prisoners captured
- Los Angeles Blackout Shrouded in Confusion