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Pearl Harbor Anniversary

Forbidden Photos Reveal What Life In Hawaii Was Like After Pearl Harbor

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.08.2016 | Politics

It’s no secret that the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor, which killed more than 2,000 Americans, changed the course of history for the United S...

104-Year-Old Pearl Harbor Survivor Returns For 75th Anniversary

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.06.2016 | Fifty

A 104-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor is back in Hawaii to honor his fellow soldiers on the 75th anniversary of the attack, on Dec. 7, 1941. Ray Chavez...

Shinzo Abe To Become First Japanese Leader To Visit Pearl Harbor

Reuters | Alana Horowitz | Posted 12.05.2016 | World

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday he would visit Hawaii on Dec. 26 and 27 for his final summit meeting with outgoing...

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...

Remembering Pearl Harbor at the USS Arizona Memorial

Larissa and Michael Milne | Posted 02.03.2015 | Travel
Larissa and Michael Milne

This year marks the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese attack on military forces at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. December 7th falls on a Sunday, just as it did on that "Day of Infamy" in 1941 when the sun dappled base was just waking up to another relaxing weekend day.

Pearl Harbor Ceremony Unites Survivors

Posted 12.07.2013 | Politics

By AUDREY McAVOY, The Associated Press PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — About 2,500 gathered at Pearl Harbor on Saturday to remember those killed in t...

Uh Oh, SpaghettiOs' Pearl Harbor Tweet Sparks Backlash

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

On the 72nd anniversary of Japan's attack on the Pearl Harbor naval base, one company appears to have miscalculated how it would mark the occasion. ...

After Pearl Harbor, Life Was 'No Longer The Same'

Posted 12.06.2013 | Fifty

It was life and business as usual for Navy veteran Richard Pena until the bombs dropped on Pearl Harbor just before 8 a.m. on December 7, 1941. Pe...

5 Facts You Didn't Know About Pearl Harbor

Posted 12.05.2014 | Politics

Sure, we all know the date (December 7th, 1941), and the famous quote ("a date which will live in infamy"), and of course the implications and signifi...

A Sailor's Dying Wish

Jennie Haskamp | Posted 01.25.2014 | Good News
Jennie Haskamp

Bud started to cry before the doors of the van opened. He'd been oohing and pointing at the cyclic rate as we approached the pier, but when we slowed down and Mandy said, 'They're all here for you, Bud,' he was overwhelmed.

PHOTOS: 1940s White Christmas Ball Sells Out

Posted 02.09.2013 | Denver

The third annual 1940s White Christmas Ball sold out this year, with all net proceeds benefitting the Wounded Warrior Project and the Spirit of Flight...

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.

Think Again: As We Leave Iraq, Remember How We Got In

Eric Alterman | Posted 02.27.2012 | World
Eric Alterman

At the same time, if we care about our nation's ability to act as a democracy, we need to ask ourselves and our mainstream media hard questions about how it happened.

Living History: Observations at Pearl Harbor 70th Anniversary

Lesleyann Coker | Posted 02.14.2012 | Impact
Lesleyann Coker

For those of us fortunate enough to experience this week of living history, it was difficult to leave. We take with us the knowledge that the day is near when we return and all of the survivors will be gone.

Andrea Stone

Invoking 'Appeasement,' Republican Candidates Blast Obama At Jewish Forum | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Though Wednesday marked the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, speeches by a series of U.S. presidential candidate...

Pearl Harbor Quotes: Infamous Sayings From That Infamous Day

Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

December 7, 1941 will forever be known as "a date which will live in infamy," per Franklin D. Roosevelt's infamous address to Congress, but what have ...

'A Date That Will Live In Infamy"

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

On Dec. 7, 1941, 70 years ago today, the United States naval base on the southern coast of Oahu Island, Hawaii known as Pearl Harbor was hit by a surp...

WATCH: Pearl Harbor Attack Survivor Hopes Legacy Will Live On

Posted 12.07.2011 | Impact

December 7, 1941 will forever remain a day of infamy, but for the dwindling number of survivors who witnessed the Pearl Harbor attack firsthand, this ...

FDR's Response to Pearl Harbor: Economic Freedom as Vital National Security Policy

David Woolner | Posted 02.06.2012 | World
David Woolner

For Roosevelt, WWII was as much about the perils of economic depravity as it was about blatant international aggression.

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.

'BODIES EVERYWHERE': Pearl Harbor Vet Recalls Surprise Attack | Suzanne Roig | Posted 12.07.2011 | World

(Reuters) - Seventy years ago this week, Navy veteran Lou Gore was startled by the muffled thuds of explosions and a burst of commotion while cleaning...

Pearl Harbor -- and Our Moral Identity as a Nation

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 02.04.2012 | Politics
Nigel Hamilton

With Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney heading up a desultory field of Republican patriots, all pretending they have a lock on American national pride, I'd like to say a few things as a professional American historian and biographer.