News Sources – World War II

During World War II, the media was sky rocketing through the roof.  The three sources that were essential to letting Americans know about the war front were radio broadcasts, newspapers, and newsreels.  According to Emma Belle Petcher, “Everybody had a radio during the war.”  The radio broadcasts gave lifelike pictures in the minds of families in the U.S. that wanted to hear what is happening to the oversea troops.

Sources: News & Censorship

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