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The video description seems indeed misleading. The description for the Youtube video "Mussolini arrives in Germany after being liberated and being greeted by Hitler and other Nazi leaders." says: Former Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini arrives in Germany after his liberation on October 10, 1943 during World War II. A Nazi aircraft arrives ...


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In a word, Catholicism. From the article "Authoritarianism and punitive eugenics: racial hygiene and national Catholicism during Francoism, 1936-1945"" Despite similarities between Francoism and Italian and German fascism and the interest aroused by eugenics, the regime’s strong Catholic identity prevented it from defending the eugenic ...


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The Portuguese version of the Wikipedia article probably gives the most realistic reasons why and where the book was banned: Ferdinando, o Touro (Portuguese) Even then, supporters of dictator Francisco Franco classified it as a pacifist book, being banned in many countries that adopted fascist models of government. On the other hand, due to the prohibition ...


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When you are roughed up by a bunch of hooligans you don't worry too much about their (lack of) sense of fashion. You have more urgent problems. Hitler was somewhat lucky when his people found a load of tropical uniforms in a dump store for a bargain price. That's why the brown shirts wore brown shirts. Only much later was he able to afford to have Hugo ...


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The Flag with the david star is a previous Moroccan flag (under spanish occupation) used in early 20th century....what's funny in the picture is that The German Nazi government’s policy was forcing Jews to wear identifying yellow badges with the David star in order to isolate them.... we can read in a Nazi propaganda leaflet : “Whoever bears this sign is an ...


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It looks like you’re trying a theoretical comparison of fascisms using a theory of fascism where both Germany and Italy are considered fascist. You ought to consider nationalist revanchevist movements of radical extra parliamentary national renewal generally. Across movements like Salazar’s, Horthy’s, Franco’s or Pinochet anti-semitism is not an essential ...


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