Why wasn't Japan Split Between the Allies After World War 2 (Short Animated Documentary)

As you’ll all know, Germany was divided up between the allies at the conclusion of the second world war. Yet, Japan, the primary belligerent in the Pacific Theatre came under the exclusive control of the United States of America. Find out why in this short and simple animated history documentary. Patreon: Merch: A special thanks… Continue reading Why wasn't Japan Split Between the Allies After World War 2 (Short Animated Documentary)

Why was Japan Allowed to Keep its Emperor After World War 2? (Short Animated Documentary)

Emperor Hirohito of Japan was a rare case of an axis leaders who didn’t get Nuremburged or Tokyo’d and managed to keep his position (and life). But why? Why was Hirohito not punished and Japan allowed to keep its emperor? Patreon: Merch: A special thanks to all of these Patrons below, without whom the show… Continue reading Why was Japan Allowed to Keep its Emperor After World War 2? (Short Animated Documentary)

Ten Minute History – World War 2: Free and Vichy France (Short Documentary)

Twitter: Patreon: Merch: Field of Flowers caption was made my ‘Joshua’ in this episode. Special Thanks to the following Patrons for their support on Patreon: Franco La Bruna James Baker Chris Fatta Richard Wolfe Joshua Mitchell Wildoer Kevin Sanders Cornel Norman A. Letterman Mason Cox Blaine Tillack William Foster Thomas Mitchell Josh Selby Shaun Pullin… Continue reading Ten Minute History – World War 2: Free and Vichy France (Short Documentary)

Why didn't Ireland Fight in World War 2? (Short Animated Documentary)

Countries like Switzerland and Sweden are famous for staying out of World War 2 but Ireland, a country which managed to avoid much of the wars damage. But how did Ireland do this given its position and the pressures placed on it? How did Ireland stay neutral in World War 2? To find out watch… Continue reading Why didn't Ireland Fight in World War 2? (Short Animated Documentary)

Why did Brazil Join World War 2? (Short Animated Documentary)

Brazil was one of the larger allies during the Second World War when it declared war in 1942. But given that it had good relations with Germany and that it could have avoided the war quite easily why did it join? Why did Brazil join the allies? To find out watch this short and simple… Continue reading Why did Brazil Join World War 2? (Short Animated Documentary)

Why did Japan Join the Axis? (Short Animated Documentary)

Ever wondered why Japan joined the Axis powers? No? Well tough. In hindsight it seemed like a bad idea to tie itself to Germany and Italy during the greatest conflict in human history. They’re not as foolhardy as you may think. Find out exactly why they did so in this short and simple animated history… Continue reading Why did Japan Join the Axis? (Short Animated Documentary)