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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.
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- How a Navy cameraman kept his wits during the Battle of Midway
- FBI Cracks Down on Draft Dodgers: 638 Arrested
- Patriotism behind bars: U.S. prisons aid the war effort
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- MacArthur Leaves Philippines to Defend Australia
- Eisenhower Leads US Troops into North Africa