Tag: Vladimir Putin

The Failure to Define Fascism Today

“You can’t define it as good or bad,” Caio Mussolini, great-grandson of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, told reporters on May 8, discussing fascism during his run for the European Parliament. Fascism was a “complicated, nuanced period.” It’s not the first time the dictator’s progeny have defended him. Last October, granddaughter Alessandra Mussolini, a member of […]

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The Watergate Editor on How Trump “Leads the Press Around by the Nose”

Everybody’s heard of Woodward and Bernstein, if only from their portrayals by Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman as the avenging angels of Watergate in All the President’s Men. But their editor, Barry Sussman? Not so much. Yet it was Sussman, then the city editor of The Washington Post, who guided the young duo and their […]

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