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Photo showing Italian slogan: "Believe, Obey, Fight"
(Catalogue ref: INF 2/1 part 3, photo not dated, but this copy reprinted in British propaganda leaflet in 1941-2)
INF 2/1 pt3; photo showing Italian slogan

Questions

  1. From this photo, what can you say about the kind of people Mussolini wanted in his country?

  2. Would people be more likely to believe in and obey Mussolini if he led a successful war against another country? Explain your answer.