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December 7 1941

Secrets, Spies and Sacrifice: 11 Captivating Novels About World War II

Off The Shelf | Posted 12.07.2015 | Books
Off The Shelf

There are many sides in a war -- and many stories to tell. From the French countryside to Leningrad, from Tokyo to the home front, these novels provide a kaleidoscopic view of World War II.

Rare Photos Reveal Lost History Of Sunken Pearl Harbor Plane

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.07.2015 | Science

HONOLULU -- Seventy-four years ago, minutes before their attack on Pearl Harbor, Japanese bombers strategically bombed a seaplane base at the nearby K...

Yellowing Journalism

Tim Arnold | Posted 12.24.2014 | Media
Tim Arnold

It is both fascinating and disturbing to gain a peek back in time, with the grand benefit of history and hindsight, and the wonder of it all. Unfortunately -- unforgivably -- and despite great strides across the land and around the world, anti-Semitism continues to rear its ugly head to this day.

Hawaii Five-0s Powerful Episode About Pearl Harbor & Japanese American Internment

Gil Asakawa | Posted 02.10.2014 | Denver
Gil Asakawa

We tend to think of Hawaii as an enlightened, multicultural place where being Asian is a badge of the majority. But this episode educates us to the fact that under the pressure of fear and wartime panic, even a paradise like Hawaii can revert to binary tribal lines.

Weather Played A Role In Pearl Harbor Attack

Posted 12.07.2012 | Green

From Accuweather: Today marks the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, which led to America's involvement in World War II. O...

Pearl Harbor -- What a Difference That Day Of Infamy Made

William Laney | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact
William Laney

When dawn broke over the Island of Oahu, in Hawaii, on a typically peaceful Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, America was a country at peace with the world, and at peace with itself.

PHOTOS: The Attacks On Pearl Harbor, 70 Years Ago Today

Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

70 years ago today, the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii was attacked by the Imperial Japanese Navy. The aerial attacks were carried o...

The 9/11 Of Their Generation

SGT Tanangachi Mfuni | Posted 02.06.2012 | Impact
SGT Tanangachi Mfuni

On the 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, I have a nagging thought that while dates with infamy are tattooed to the soul of the generation which experiences them, they lose their sacredness with each new generation.

The Voices of Occupy's March Against the Millionaires

Daniel Medina | Posted 12.28.2011 | New York
Daniel Medina


PHOTOS: 12 Famous War Memorials To Visit

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Tuesday marks the 69th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, a day, which then President Franklin Roosevelt claimed "will live in infamy" (watch ...

9/11? Yes, 9/11.

Oliver Willis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Oliver Willis

If you don't support increasing the amount of troops, that is a fine and patriotic position to have, but folks on the Left have got to quit rewriting history by pretending Obama is somehow suddenly a hawk on Afghanistan.

9/11 in the Shadow of Pearl Harbor

Caroline Myss | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Caroline Myss

If ever there was a war where the lines between good and evil and right and wrong were clearly defined, it was World War II. Is Afghanistan the new face of American war?

FDR Pearl Harbor Speech: Watch Historic Address, 'A Date Which Will Live In Infamy' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Pearl Harbor address to Congress is one of the most famous speeches in American history. The speech gave birth ...

Pearl Harbor, Hiroshima and the Need to Readjust Our Historical Lenses

Phillip Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Phillip Martin

But it's time for Americans and the Japanese to start readjusting our historical lenses and to look at historic tragedies from multiple perspectives to mitigate our natural reflexes toward revisionism.

In Hiroshima

Ann Wright | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ann Wright

I am in ancient Japanese city of Hiroshima for the annual ceremonies on Aug. 6 to honor the souls of over 140,000 Japanese, South Koreans and Chinese who died 64 years ago due to atomic bombs.

Predicting our Economic Future

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Shelly Palmer

With Wall Street is in crisis, some companies are not only well positioned to withstand what's happening, some are prospering.