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Benito Mussolini

Mussolini's 'Last' Secret Bunker Revealed

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 03.25.2013 | World

Nearly 70 years after Benito Mussolini's death, new images and video of what the Italian media are calling Mussolini's last bunker have emerged, revea...

Torture Victims Win Case Against UK, But WWII Greek Victims Still Await Justice

Ilias Sourdis | Posted 11.05.2012 | World
Ilias Sourdis

Congratulations to the three Mau Mau Kenyan torture victims who recently won a landmark victory of immense global repercussions against their former c...

Neo-Fascists Gather To Celebrate Mussolini

Huffington Post Italy | Marco Pasqua | Posted 10.29.2012 | World

They come from all over the country. Their heads shaved, yearning for the 1920s, comrades in black shirts with their bodies marked by the symbols of h...

Most Bizarre Diets Of Healthy People | Posted 04.07.2012 | Weird News

Lots of people have their own personal diet plans, and nutritionists don't always agree on which one is best. Nutritionists do agree that everythi...

Santorum Likens Social Welfare Programs To Fascism

Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Riding high off his strong showing in the Iowa caucus, GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum took some time in his closing speech to compare social...

Documentary Shows Brutal, Never-Before-Seen Images Of Mussolini's Corpse

Posted 05.08.2012 | Home

By TRISHA THOMAS, The Associated Press ROME — A new documentary about Benito Mussolini examines the near cult-like fascination that many Italians...

Top 10 Terrorists Of All-Time | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Crime

Osama bin Laden was easily the most infamous terrorist of the last 15 years, but he's just one in a long line of baddies. And he'd have had to do e...

Balbo Drive: Honorary Name Or Monument To Fascism?

Posted 09.06.2011 | Chicago

It's a beautiful, three-block long stretch of downtown Chicago. It runs past the city's famous Buckingham Fountain, and through Grant Park, where Pres...

An 'Ugly' Pope Sculpture?

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO and ALBA TOBELLA | Posted 07.20.2011 | World

ROME — A new, modernist sculpture of Pope John Paul II is turning into a monumental bust. The Vatican on Friday slammed the giant artwork outsid...

Mussolini's Granddaughter Rips Into Supermodel

Telegraph | Nick Squires, Rome | Posted 05.30.2011 | World

Alessandra Mussolini, the granddaughter of the fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, has torn into an Italian model for saying that Silvio Berlusconi has...

Propaganda: Art Of Gaddafi, Hussein And Kim Jong Il

BLTWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Gaddafi has posed beneath a giant gold fist in Tripoli, but he's hardly the first dictator to use art to create the illusion of victory. From Ramses I...

Romualdo Locatelli: The Artist Who Disappeared

John Seed | Posted 06.01.2011 | Arts
John Seed

On February 24, 1943, Romualdo Locatelli, a renowned Italian painter, disappeared while bird hunting, never to be seen again. His widow Erminia had a premonition of tragedy that day.

Jason Linkins

Newt's Park51 Stance Puts Him 'To The Right' Of Il Duce | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Ben Smith's been digging into whether Newt Gingrich's call -- "There should be no mosque near Ground Zero in New York so long as there are no churches...

'April is our Fatal Month' -- Mussolini's wife

Kenneth Kales | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Kenneth Kales

I try to make sense of Romano's complex memoir by asking myself, "How would I have turned out if Benito Mussolini had been my father?" Or, how would you have turned out?

Stolen Artifacts Worth Millions Being Returned To Italy

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Thousands of Italian artifacts _ including a handwritten document by Benito Mussolini and antiquities dating to 900 B.C. _ were found ...

Obama: "Ich bin ein Chrysler!"

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Obama talked his usual great game of absolute confidence at the end of his announcement this morning, telling the country, "If you're going to buy a new car, buy an American car."

Mussolini's Daughter Love Affair With Communist Reveals In Letters

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An illicit love affair between the daughter of Benito Mussolini, the former fascist dictator, and a prominent communist partisan has been revealed aft...

Where Are They Now? Descendents Of 10 Former Dictators

Mental Floss | Stacy Conradt | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

1. Alessandra Mussolini, the daughter of Benito Mussolini's son and his first wife, Anna Maria Scicolone (who also happened to be Sophia Loren's siste...

What Did Charles Darwin Really Believe?

John W. Whitehead | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John W. Whitehead

The world is not black and white, and neither are our so-called historical heroes. Children should be taught what these historical figures really believed and the ramifications of their beliefs.