Surgeon General Adams to governors: "The next week is going to be our Pearl Harbor moment, next week is going to be our 9/11 moment... You gotta be Rosie the Riveter, you gotta do your part."
Takei reminds us of the shameful Japanese-American treatment post Pearl Harbor.
March 1, 1942 - Japan invades Java. British Commando raid on French coast. Ground action in North Africa. Labour Party issues pamphlet on Life In A Post-War World. Japan attacks Port Moresby. Fears of an invasion of Australia. Capitol Hill: Court-Martial proceedings against Military commanders accused of dereliction of duty postponed until after the War.
February 15,1942 - Rumors British forces in Singapore ask for armistice. Japanese prepare to launch offensive against Palembang, largest oil production site in Far East. German Warships Scharnhorst and Gneisenau cruise English Channel fueling fears of pending invasion of Britain. Russians push West, taking 4 towns and pushing Germans back to old Polish border. Congress calls for stepped up war production. Senate begins inquiry on why synthetic rubber production wasn't stepped up before Pearl Harbor in light of losing rubber supply from Far East. Labor troubles with strikes at largest aluminum production facility in Detroit.
Pearl Harbor - December 7, 1941 Exactly seventy years ago, on the morning of December 7, 1941 the U.S. Naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii was attacked by Japanese Naval and Air Forces in what became the "Day Of Infamy" and America's combat
(Sixty-nine years ago on this day, the world became a different place) The event is fading from view because the participants are slowly fading away themselves. The world has changed in infinite ways since it was December 7, 1941. War is
At least two prominent Republicans are going against the bulk of their party to say that Muslims have every right to build an Islamic cultural center
(Burton K. Wheeler - the visage of a Gorilla or Bison suit to his lower right gives one pause) [media id=12912] An all but forgotten figure now bu
[media id=12202] Glenn Beck continued his eliminationist attacks on progressives yesterday with a novel and absurd comparison: Beck: History will
No More Mister Nice Blog: Things that normal people are opposed to on principle, conservatives are opposed to only when they are happening to the "wro
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