The Rise of Fascism

Mussolini and Fascist Italy After aligning itself with Italian conservatives, the fascist party rose to prominence using violence and intimidation, eventually seizing power in Rome in 1922 under the leadership of Benito Mussolini. Learning Objectives Evaluate why Mussolini was able to seize power in Italy Key Takeaways Key Points The rise of fascism in Italy … Continue reading The Rise of Fascism