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Benito Mussolini

“If you pluck the chicken one feather at a time no one will notice.”


So How Would You Like Your Fascism? Secular or Religious?

By Zepp on Thursday, May 24, 2018

May 24th 2018

A lot of people are puzzling over the fact that 80% of Christian evangelicals in America support the Trumpenfuhrer. 807 more words

American Psyche

'Beneath a Scarlet Sky' by Mark Sullivan

The most impactful 2nd World War memoirs I’ve read are ‘Edith’s Diary’ and Anne Frank’s diary. While I’ve read quite many over the years, I realised I hadn’t read a single Italian memoir! 138 more words

Book Review

Tremiti Islands Tears & Femminelle.

I’d been on a wonderful social tour for a week and suddenly it had come to an end and I was back to travelling solo. 587 more words

4th Of July: Is Fighting Murderous Wars Worth Celebrating?

As I’ve drifted into advanced old age, and when we celebrate holidays, I thought I’d become more patriotic. However, even tho I did Navy service in two wars, the opposite has happened in my fading brain. 176 more words


  • Hitler:  “What Marxism, Leninism and Stalinism failed to accomplish we shall be in a position to achieve.”
  • Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels, stressed the socialist character of Nazism and claimed in his diary in the 1920s that if he were to pick between…
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Book Review: "How Democracies Die"

Two posts ago I previewed a book I was reading called How Democracies Die, by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt (see “Tolling Bells? 522 more words