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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
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- U.S. and Britain Demand Unconditional Surrender at Casablanca Conference
- Merchant Marine: The war’s riskiest form of service
- “Take her down!” Submarine Commander Sacrifices Himself to Save Crew
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Surprise Blackouts Sweep the East Coast
- Higher Education Adapts to the War
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- German Submarines Reach American Shores