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  • Mussolini Italy
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    The first World War left the entire world in a state of chaos, suffrage as well as separation; this was all mainly centred in Europe. The European countries were most effected by this war because it was so close to home. Italy, being such a new country saw these effects in an extreme way. The already regional ised country became more and more separated and saw all the crippling societal results of this war. Benito Mussolini was able to capitalize on the state the country found itself in. Mussoli...
  • Benito Mussolini
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    Benito Mussolini, the Fascist dictator of Italy from 1922 to 1943. He centralized all power in himself as the leader of the Fascist party and attempted to create an Italian empire, ultimately in alliance with Germany. The defeat of Italian arms in World War 2 brought an end to his imperial dream and led to his downfall. Benito had a miserable young life who then made his future adult life positive. He had hoped that WWI would lead to a collapse of society that would bring him to power. He knew t...
  • Benito Mussolini
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    Benito Mussolini Like his father, Benito became a burning socialist. Mussolini had huge goals of running a political machine based on his own beliefs. Born in the poverty-stricken village of Romagna, Italy, he was wild, nomadic, and defiant as a young adult lived the life of a bum. Showing fierce aggression at such a young age, he was expelled from two schools for knife-assaults on other students. His father a village blacksmith and his mother a schoolmistress, he lived life in poverty that seem...
  • 1930's Mussolini
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    Benito Mussolini Benito Mussolini was the founder of Italian Fascism and premier of Italy ruling as a dictator from about 1925 until his dismissal in 1943. Mussolini was born to a socialist blacksmith. As a child he was unruly and undisciplined. He shared his fathers views picking up other ideas from authors of the time. Mussolini became a schoolteacher and journalist. He spent several years in Switzerland and took Rachel e Guide as is wife, they had five children. In 1913 Mussolini became edito...
  • Hitler And Mussolini
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    History Benito Mussolini's Rise and Fall to Power Benito Mussolini had a large impact on World War II. He wasn't always a powerful dictator though. At first he was a schoolteacher and a socialist journalist. He later married Rachel eGuide and had 5 children. He was the editor of the Avanti, which was a socialist party newspaper in Milan. Benito Mussolini founded the Fasc i di Combattimento on March of 1919. "This was a nationalistic, anti liberal, and anti socialist movement. This movement attra...
  • Helped Benito Mussolini And The Fascist
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    Fascism To understand fascism it is important to understand that they were latecomers on the scene at a time when other political party's already formed. This helped Benito Mussolini and the fascist to establish the anti-character of its ideology and appeal into what became known as the fascist movement. The term fascism comes from the Italian fascia derived from the Latin fasces, which referred to axe headed rods that symbolized the independent political authority of the Roman Republic. From th...
  • Arrangement Between Mussolini And Hitler Italian Troops
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    Brief Look at Benito Mussolini Benito Mussolini was born on July 29, 1883 in Predappio. The son of a blacksmith he was largely self-educated. He became a schoolteacher and a socialist journalist in northern Italy. In 1910 he married Rachel e Guide who bore his five children. Mussolini was jailed in 1911 for his opposition to Italy's war in Libya. Soon after his release in 1912 he became editor of the socialist newspaper in Milan, Avanti! When WWI began in 1914 Mussolini advocated Italy's entranc...
  • End Of The War Italy
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    Italy is a country that has gone through many changes throughout its history. It has faced many obstacles but has remained nationalistic and eager for unification. The political history of Italy is quite extensive. The Greeks were the first to settle in Italy and established colonies in the southern part of the country and in Sicily. There was not a sense of political reality as much as there was a civilization (Windows on Italy- History). While the Greeks controlled the south the Gauls, or Celt...
  • Socialist Party Newspaper In Milan
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    Benito Mussolini was born in Predappio on July 29, 1883, the son of a socialist blacksmith. Largely self-educated, he became a schoolteacher and socialist journalist in northern Italy. In 1910 he married Rachel e Guide, who bore him five children. Mussolini was jailed for his opposition to Italy's war in Libya. Soon after that, he was named editor of Avanti! , the Socialist Party newspaper in Milan. When World War I began, in 1914, Mussolini first denounced it as 'imperialist,' but he soon rever...
  • Fascist Dictator Of Italy
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    Benito Mussolini (1883-1945) Benito Mussolini was the fascist dictator of Italy for nearly 20 years. Benito was born at Do via, a suburb of Predappio, in the north central part of Italy. His father, Alessandro, was a blacksmith. And his mother, Rosa, was a schoolteacher. As a young man, Mussolini was a Socialist with revolutionary tendencies. He was expelled from 2 schools and later was in trouble with the authorities several times. In 1912 he became editor of the Socialist newspaper Avanti, and...
  • Mussolini's Fascist Regime
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    'Fascism... was a super-relativist movement with no fixed principles, ready for almost any alliance. ' (Denis Mack Smith in 'Mussolini' - 1981) Background Italian unification was in 1861, from this point up until Mussolini came into power in 1922 Italy was ruled by 'parliamentary liberals. ' Liberals had never solved the problems of the economically backward South, therefore they were resented there. It can be suggested that the liberal regimes did little to raise the standard of living for the ...
  • Italy And Mussolini
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    A totalitarian state is defined as "a few control everything", and "the government controls every aspect of the citizens life". This cannot be better exemplified than by Italy under the rule of the ruthless and violent dictator, Benito Mussolini. What a totalitarian state is, the characteristics it has, and how Italy turned into one are three points that will be studied in this essay. A brief look into Mussolini's life and his rise to power will also be examined, as well as how his reign resulte...
  • History Of Fascist Italy
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    Cassels viewed Fascist Italy as an enormous trick carried out on the Italian nation by Benito Mussolini. In the United States during World War II, it was smart to promise the Italo-American portion of the electors that war was being waged. Winston Churchill appealed to the Italian people because he was responsible for guiding his country to disaster. He disagreed with the people which put him in a bad position. After 1945, Italian patriots tried to fix Italys bad reputation by refining the idea ...
  • Backing Mussolini
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    In the early 20th century, before Benito Mussolini and his fascist regime came to power. Italy was in a terrible state. The government was corrupt, there were back door deals taking place and there was wide spread violence. The government was constantly using brute force to silence those who opposed, many were also thrown in jail for advocating a change in the government. Among these men were Mussolini's father who during Benito early years instilled the ideas of socialism and a socialist govern...
  • Russian Citizens Supportive Of Stalin's Ways
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    So many people supported Stalin and Mussolini even with their totalitarian methods because of the extreme poverty in both countries. Both Russia and Italy were destroyed economically and emotionally by the events of World War I. The citizens of each nation looked for a way out of poverty. Stalin and Mussolini provided a way out, and the classes didn't care how they did it. After the war Russia was at least 50 years behind the rest of the Western countries in industry. One of the first things Sta...
  • Mussolini's Battle For Lira
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    Throughout his tenure as Prime Minister of Italy, Benito Mussolini tried to implement policies in order to make Italy appear successful to his public and critics whether Italy was or not. Mussolini attempted several policies to show that he was in control of Italy. He needed to enhance international prestige for Italy and he tried to do this through his domestic policy. He wanted to create autarky or self-sufficiency within Italy. That way there would be no doubt that Italy was a strong and lead...
  • Benito Mussolini
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    Benito Mussolini was born on July 29, 1883 outside the village of Do via di Predappio in the Northeastern Italian province of Forli. He had one sister and one brother. They always fought and argued over little petty things with each other. His sister name was Edv ige and his brother's name was Armando. His mother Rosa Malte ni was a well respect and appreciated schoolteacher. His father Allesandro Mussolini was both a blacksmith and a committee socialist. He received his name? Benito? from the M...
  • Benito Mussolini Benito Musolini
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    Benito Mussolini Benito Musolini was born on July 29, 1883, in Predappio, Italy. He was the first child of the local blacksmith. While he was young, Musolini was said to be a poor, unruly, agressive, disobedient (at school he was said to be a bully), but while being all of that he was also smart. Then he went and became a schoolmaster. In 1909, Musolini fell in love with a 16 year old Rachel e Guide. A month later, she went to live with him in a damp, cramped apartment in For li, soon after they...
  • Mussolini's Views
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    Benito Benito Mussolini Benito Mussolini Benito Mussolini was born in 1883, and grew up in Predappio, Italy. He was the son of a blacksmith and a schoolteacher, both of whom were socialists, Mussolini naturally adopted their beliefs. These beliefs included anti-war feelings and pacifism, the exact opposite of what his beliefs would later become. As a teenager, he was known to have bragged about being an "antipatriot'. Mussolini became an editor of a Socialist newspaper near his hometown and prin...
  • Benito Mussolini Web Fermi
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    With pounding fists and brutal charisma, Benito Mussolini (1883-1945) invoked the myth of a new Roman Empire and made himself its Caesar. The father of Italian Fascism, Mussolini seized power through a potent combination of terror and persuasion. Promising glory while crushing his enemies, he held Italy firmly in his grasp from 1922 to 1943. Benito Amilcar e Andrea Mussolini, named after the left-wing Mexican revolutionary Benito Juarez as well as two Italian revolutionaries, was born in Predapp...

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