How Japan Technically Started World War 2 | Titans Of The 20th Century | Timeline



The Second Sino-Japanese War is arguably the real beginning of WW2. Mao Zedong leads the Chinese Communist Party to safety. Italians invade Ethiopia; Germans occupy the Rhineland and annexes Austria; civil wars take hold in Spain and China

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  1. THESE SO CALLED TITANS OF HISTORY ARE POWERFUL NARCISSISTIC SOCIOPATHS WHO CAUSED MUCH HUMAN MISERY

  2. The USA was acting like they were staying out of the war but were at the same time being a pest to Japan with bombings that hindered their progress; that's why the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbour.

  3. Titans? That makes it seem like they were decent people, 19th century, we are now in 20th century.

  4. 第二次世界大戦当時、韓国を侵略した日本は、韓国人を無慈悲に虐殺して、高度な技術人材を日本に拉致して行き文化財略奪と各種地下資源を略奪して行った韓国人が農業た米と各種の穀物を奪って日本に送った 若い女性を拉致して慰安婦に性奴隷に住まわせし韓国王妃の首を切る蛮行も犯した。しかし、日本は自国民と若い学生に真実を隠したまま、韓国が日本を疲れにする国であるかのように歪曲する

  5. World War 2 is the result of all the events that led to it and it's "official" start (if there is any) surely invites debates. But for me, when a country invade another country it is a war surely, but NOT a World War. Japan invade China in 1937. Ok. Germany invaded Austria in 1938. Ok. Germany invaded Czechoslovakia in 1939. Ok. Germany invaded Poland in September 1, 1939. Ok, and this is the date most historians recognize as the start of WW2. But really how did it differ from previous invasions? So for me WORLD war 2 technically started in September 3 (two days later) 1939 when Britain, France, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Canada declared war on Germany. I'm sure there are lots of opinions on this, but this is mine.

  6. The Government of Japan issued a statement in the newspaper on December 9, 1941. "Japan fights for the liberation and peace of Asia"

    Japan has achieved its purpose.

  7. It is one fact that the Netherlands, France, Great Britain and the United States lost their Asian colonies in the wake of World War II.

  8. From the Japanese point of view, what is strange is that the victorious people of World War II are so eager to promote World War II.

    It is as if they are afraid that the truth will be exposed.

  9. This is a promotional video of the Chinese Communist Party.

    Currently, the Chinese Communist Party is creating an evil empire.

    China is a genocide nation.

    Do you believe in China?

  10. 80年前、日本とタイ以外の有色人種はほぼすべて、白人の奴隷&植民地だった。

    日本だけが人類史で初めて、西洋白人と戦争して勝った。

    日本は、アメリカとの戦争の片手間で、

    アジア各国にインフラを敷き、戦中戦後に独立戦争できるよう教育した。

    その結果、アジアから西洋人が逃げ出し、

    アフリカでも独立運動家活性化した。

    日本は、有色人種を救った英雄であり、

    地球上最大の勝利をした。

  11. 1919年の人種差別撤廃案(Racial Equality Proposal)が否決された時に、日本人は白人と戦うしかないってなったんだと思う。英語版のwikipediaでは人種差別撤廃案が矮小化されて記述されているように思えるのだが、日本からすれば白人たちが「今後も人種差別を続けるんだ」と宣言したことになる。だったら戦わなければアジア全域が南北アメリカ状態、オーストラリア状態にされてしまう、と考えるのは当然だと思う。つまり自分たちは殺されまくって、生き残れたとしても「先住民」にされてしまう。

    日中戦争を始めた理由はいくつかあるようだが、最も大きな理由は蒋介石を倒すというよりも中国から白人を追い出したかったんだと思う。蒋介石はほいほいと白人に土地を譲り渡していたからね。日本軍の暴走としたがる人たちが多いことも知っているが、中国が南北アメリカ大陸、オーストラリア大陸のように白人に征服されたら、次はいよいよ日本の番だ。そうなる前になんとかしなきゃってなるのも当然だろう。ロシアに対しては満州国を作って緩衝地帯としていた。

    で、アメリカはとにかく日本は大陸から完全に撤退しろって言い出した。そんなの言いなりになっていたら簡単に征服されてしまう。アメリカはイギリス、中国、オランダと結託してABCD包囲網=日本への経済制裁を開始する。政治的にはアメリカから戦争を始めたんだ。日本は選択肢が無くなって軍事的にアメリカに対して戦争を始めた。

    結果、日本は負けたわけだが、白人たちは一時的な占領だけして、少なくとも形だけでも主権を日本人に返した。太平洋戦争での日本人の戦い方を見て、日本人が決して白人の奴隷にならないことが分かったせいだと思う。もしも日本を征服すれば、インディアンを殺しまくったように日本人を殺しまくることになる。20世紀の半ばにアメリカ人がそこまで残虐になれなかったってことなんだと思う。

    戦前のアメリカのプロパガンダによれば日本人は悪魔かその類らしいが(日本も鬼畜米英とやっていたがw)、アインシュタインの旅行日記には真逆のことが書いてあると思う。

    中国韓国北朝鮮は今現在も日本を悪く言ってるけどね。困ったもんだ。

  12. The Second Sino-Japanese War began with an attack by the KMT Army in Shanghai.
    They began attacking civilians in the Shanghai territory.

    It was the Japanese army that defended it.

  13. I recommend everyone watch this to the end, because the caption is not too outrageous. I know how I commented when I first watched part of it and only left the comment because it is later in the documentary that the team justifies the caption. It was a European war, but the seeds of it were sowed with the Japanese brutal occupation of the Chinese provinces.

  14. I like where the video talks about blood shed in america and shows the NRA banner, looks like someone making this video had an agenda 🙄

  15. The humans is a disgrace because they are not uniting…. instead they turned God world onto a battlefield of killing and deaths.
    By robbing and killing innocent people for their lands and resources just to get rich and be in power and in the end they all still died.

  16. Mankind is so wicked, although they are not powerful like mother nature…. but they killed more people than mother nature itself because of greed, wealth, power and not having any love and care in their hearts.

  17. It is miserable that historians consistently cite Roosevelt's 'New Deal' as founding Social Security for the masses without consideration that unConstitutional congressional pensions came to life with the stroke of that same pen.

    Congress has ever since voted themselves raises in salary and benefits irregardless of the plight of it's citizenry.

    The Pandora's Box of the horrors of socialism has been opened.

    Fast forward to today;

    A plandemic of dubious origins has swept the planet causing chaos to the global economy. Unconstitutional mandates have been ordered under the guide of saving lives while big pharma and the healthcare throw numbers at us without permitting us any understanding of how said numbers were arrived.

    Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yelen has warned that America is on the verge of defaulting on it's debt. The Biden administration responds to this by releasing more stimulus to the deadbeats sitting at home while the CDC issues new mask mandates.
    Throughout the 2020 elections Leftists in government have glorified the concept of a "Great Reset."

    Verily comrades, this might be a good time to start considering a new name for our Communist States.

  18. Its funny they clapped for 15 minutes for Stalin. They were scarred to stop in fear who stopped first would be named a trader lol 😆

  19. dear timeline people: these documentaries are pretty interesting, and i do enjoy watching them. but, seriously, you dont need to mislabel them to get me to watch! every freakin time i see one of your videos i think "oh, that sounds interesting", and, to be fair, the doc usually doesnt disappoint. however, it is almost NEVER about what the title says it is about. fffffffffffffffffff

  20. The historians don't really mention the communist pressure in Europe, the extremely harsh treaty against Germany after WW1, and the Great Depression, all being a huge factor in the rise of the far Right in Europe.

  21. Stonehenge was a salt factory created to pay the roman solders, the people would buy the salt from the romans with money…

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