Intense Footage of Kamikaze Attacks During WWII

On April 6, 1944, U.S. marines faced a battle unlike any they had faced before: the Japanese intentionally crashed over 1,900 planes in suicide kamikaze dives on them. Watch the Full Episode with your FREE trial for Smithsonian Channel Plus by signing up today at From the Show: Battle of Okinawa

World War II Part 2 – The Homefront: Crash Course US History #36

Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! Visit to buy a set for your home or classroom. You can directly support Crash Course at Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we’re doing. Free is nice, but if you can afford to pay a little every month, it really… Continue reading World War II Part 2 – The Homefront: Crash Course US History #36

World War II: Crash Course World History #38

Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! Visit to buy a set for your home or classroom. In which John Green teaches you about World War II, aka The Great Patriotic War, aka The Big One. So how did this war happen? And what does it mean? We’ve all learned the facts about… Continue reading World War II: Crash Course World History #38