How the U.S. Tried to Control Rumors During World War II

Would Americans today approve of spying on one another?

After Pearl Harbor was attacked in December 1941, the United States entered World War II. The Roosevelt Administration had to fight battles on two fronts — in the Pacific and in Europe. Surprisingly, a battle was also fought on a third front — the home front — to garner…



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Barry Silverstein

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