"I want you to know that your government has no information which it
has any thought of withholding from you.... You are, I believe, the
most enlightened and best informed people in all the world." President Franklin D. Roosevelt. September 1939.
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" MIAMI - Guy Gabaldon, who as an 18-year-old Marine private single-handedly persuaded more than 1,000 Japanese soldiers to surrender in the World War II battle for Saipan, has died. He was 80. Gabaldon died of a heart attack Thursday at his home in Old Town, his son, Tech....
June 8, 2001 :: It doesn't matter how many times you prove it. Wait
five years and you have to prove it all over again. Take Pearl Harbor.
The fact that FDR knew the Japanese were going to attack is something
that should now be solid American history.
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June 6, 2001::Robert Ogg had been in Naval Intelligence during the war.
Ogg had detected the presence of a Japanese task force working its way
toward Pearl Harbor in December, 1941. The Japanese force had been
under radio silence. But the silence had been broken on a number...
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August 19, 2001 :: To those who believe that government conspiracies
can't possibly happen, Day Of Deceit could prove to them otherwise.
Stinnett's well-documented book makes a convincing case that the
highest officials of the government---including the...
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A code clerk at the U.S. embassy in London discovered secret dispatches
between Roosevelt and Churchill. These revealed that FDR, despite
contrary campaign promises, was determined to engage America in the
war. He smuggled some of the documents out of the embassy, hoping...
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Churchill later wrote that FDR and his top advisors "knew the full and
immediate purpose of their enemy" but allowed events to take their
course because "Japanese attack upon the U.S. was a vast simplification
of their problems and their duty. How can we wonder that they...
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"When the Japanese attack hit Pearl Harbor, the targets they found were
older relics from a bygone age; the 21 modern ships of the Pacific
fleet, including the two carriers, were safely out of harm's way."
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"they were not only aware of an attack by Japan, but also they were
planning on it, and instigating that attack. On 7 October 1940,
Lieutenant Commander Arthur H. McCollum, head of the Far East desk of
the Office of Naval Intelligence, wrote the eight-action memo. This
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"Robert Stinnett, who served in the U.S. Navy with distinction during
World War II, examines recently declassified American documents and
concludes that, far more than merely knowing of the Japanese plan to
bomb Pearl Harbor, Roosevelt deliberately steered Japan into war...
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McCollum wrote an 8 point memo on how to force Japan into war with US.
The next day FDR began to put these 8 points into effect. FDR knew
about the Pearl Harbor attack in advance. He failed to warn the
Hawaiian commanders. He had false information sent to Hawaii about...
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"Immigration Commissioner Alipio Fernandez Jr. on Monday said a total of 797 aliens were turned back at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport and other ports of entry from January to June, compared with 682 who were refused entry in the first semester of 2005."
"Japanese stocks fell, led by exporters including Canon Inc., on concern profits will be curbed should the Federal Reserve raise U.S. borrowing costs further amid a slowdown in the world's largest economy."
Many of the Japanese words that I have been learning have an English equivalent which makes it easy to understand how to use it. However, there have been some words that I’ve learnt that are difficult to translate. Each of my friends seem to have a different English...