Elizabeth Harrington's comparison even made Harrison Faulkner pump the brakes on that comparison.
On the centennial anniversary of the creation of the Fascist Party, there is still a lot to learn from it for contemporary politics.
Chris Matthews compares the Trump hiring of Jared Kushner to Mussolini.
Birds of a feather and all that...
Donald Trump tweeted out a famous Mussolini quote and stands by it based purely on the content, regardless of who said it.
March 27, 1940 - "One Chance For Peace, A Thousand Chances For War". Secretary of State Sumner Welles on returning from Diplomatic mission to Europe. Italian/Hungarian Pact finalized in Rome. Russo-Persia Trade Treaty. Rift developing between France and Soviet Union. Graf Spee crew mutinied. Explosions at Romanian Oil field blamed on British sabotage. U.S. Judge rules Labor Unions do come within range of U.S. Anti-Trust Laws.
Though Willard pulled it out in the end -- Frothy was the big winner last night. And he was really letting it all hang out in his speech afterwards. "One wants to talk about raising taxes on people who have been successful...promoting more
On this day in 1943 it was announced the Italian Government signed an armistice ending their involvement in World War 2. The Germans still occupied the country however. News reports and Shortwave dispatches on news of the surrender.