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Air Date: Tue, Feb 11, 2020 9:00 PM
Explore the 1938 world heavyweight championship bout between Joe Louis and German Max Schmeling, who, in the shadow of war, became reluctant symbols of equality and supremacy, democracy and fascism.
Air Date: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 10:00 PM
See why Benito Mussolini was considered a pioneer among 20th century dictators. From undermining judges to indoctrinating children, he forged key tactics for seizing power. He also created fascism, an ideology that would plunge Europe into darkness.
Air Date: Sat, Oct 13, 2018 8:00 PM
Rick Steves travels back a century to learn how fascism rose and then fell in Europe, taking millions of people with it.