With almost 400,000 people having moved to Washington since January of 1940, it is no wonder that...Read More
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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.
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- No Christmas Candy? Holiday Staples in Short Supply
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- As rationing grows, so does the black market
- A Sailor's Story of Heroism and Survival at Pearl Harbor
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- Casablanca is More Than a Romance Film