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Considering the readings, how would you most efficiently define fascism? Well, it is kind of hard to define it, especially nowadays because nearly every movement which is conducted by politics or government are been called “fascist’ by at least somebody or some parties. Fascism is a form of government, generally headed by a dictator or oligarchy, fascist state utilized authoritarianism which demands strict obedience to essential power that limits the personal freedom of its citizens often under submission for common...
Fascism was created by a former socialist named Benito Mussolini who organized a violent, nationalist, anti-socialist movement that he named “Fasci”. Eventually, Fasci, which signified “league,” developed into the National Fascist Party which ruled from 1922 to 1943 when Mussolini was deposed by the Grand Council of Fascism. Overall, fascism is incoherent, however, it features ethnically based ultra-nationalism, mass mobilization of public, a charismatic leader, strong state control of the economy, economic corporatism, opposition to liberalism and an emphasis on...
The year is 1937, and civil war has broken out throughout Spain. There are so many conflicting political ideologies coming from all over the place. On one side of the war, you have the nationalists, including their leader Fransico Franco. He sure is one charismatic guy, similar to a couple of other leaders in Europe, such as Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. Franco had a successful career in the Spanish military, fighting in the Rif War. He also had a...
Leading up to World War I Italy had formed an alliance with the Central Powers, with the German Empire and the Empire of Austria-Hungary, in the Triple Alliance. Italy would’ve fought on the side of the Central Powers when the war broke out in August 1914, but instead declared neutrality. Italy realized that its alliance with Central Powers will not help gain territories she wanted as they were Austrian possessions. Over the course of few months, Italy realized that its’...