Rome-based scholar Emilio Iodice examines the circumstances that precipitated the rise of dictator Benito Mussolini in 1920s’ Italy – xenophobia, cultural bigotry, harsh governing measures, a condemned media – and draws the conclusion that some of those same hallmark characteristics of that particular authoritarian government appear to exist in other parts of the world currently.
Iodice, Emilio F.
"Lessons from History: The Startling Rise to Power of Benito Mussolini,"
The Journal of Values-Based Leadership: Vol. 11
, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholar.valpo.edu/jvbl/vol11/iss2/3