Ep#7: World War 2 Reasons – Why Did the Second World War Begin in 1939?

Causes of the second world war range from Japanese militarism, to political takeover from Hitler and the economic downturn in the late 1920s and early 1930s to the Treaty of Versailles, which was a complete and almost a total failure due to the distaste of many of the allied powers. In addition to that, after… Continue reading Ep#7: World War 2 Reasons – Why Did the Second World War Begin in 1939?

Ep#3: Why & How Did Japan Start World War 2 | Meiji Restoration, Industrialization & Expansionism

Japan participated in World War 2 on the side of Axial forces and fought against Allied Nations, including United States, Britain and China. Before 1853, Japan was an isolated country and didn’t engage in trade with western countries. But after that, a phase of restoration called the Meiji Restoration swept across Japan. Japan then focused… Continue reading Ep#3: Why & How Did Japan Start World War 2 | Meiji Restoration, Industrialization & Expansionism