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What The 'Strongmen' Of History Reveal About Modern Politics

Italian fascist dictator Benito Mussolini (1883 - 1945) giving a speech. (Fox Photos/Getty Images)

Historian Ruth Ben-Ghiat studies authoritarian regimes, like Italy under Mussolini. Can a democracy pry itself out of a strongman’s grip?

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