Posts Tagged: World War II
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.
Emphasis, as always, added.
"Soldaten: On Fighting, Killing, and Dying" demonstrates the Wehrmacht's acquiescence to Third Reich atrocities.
The Second World War's Eurocentric history must be widened to give sub-Saharan Africans and many other world peoples their due.
The foundations of the tightly interconnected world we live in now were laid in the early days of World War II by leaders hoping to prevent the next great war.
Economic deprivation planted the seeds for the bloom of totalitarianism that led to World War II.
After World II, nations agreed that simply attacking the international peace by launching an aggressive war was a crime.
In war-time, casting aside concern for the fate of your soul when killing is the ultimate sacrifice for your country.
It took a little help from its friends for the United States to defeat Imperial Japan in World War II.
The Nazi zest for killing Russian POWs was almost as great as for Jews.