Did you know America spawned its very own homegrown fascist movement in the 1930s? Yup. The Silver Legion’s William Dudley Pelley was the original Man in the High Castle. Or… at least he dreamed himself to be.
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Time/place: Worldwide, early 20th cen. CE
Dead Idea: Fascism
Co-hosts: Nick and Anna
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“Nazis Auf Speed” by Die Krupps
“Battle Hymn of the Republic” performed by the Capitol Symphony Orchestra