People Who Said Positive Things about Mussolini
First published: Sunday September 27th, 2020
History is complicated. It is also stupid. When people are alive, we understand that they are complicated beings, full of contradictions. Sometimes they are virtuous and strong, other times evil and weak. The dead are not perceived that way. They must be either saints or demons.
History sees Mussolini as a demon. I think he deserves it. But as these quotes demonstrate, many people were more than willing to overlook his deficiencies. What future tyrants are the subject of current praise? What future saints are we denigrating today? History will tell.
And so, without further ado, here is a collection of people who said positive things about Mussolini.
You're the Great Houdini!
You're the top!
You are Mussolini!