Originally Posted by Garcia Bronco
He was a socialist and was part of the German National Socialist Party. Mussolini and his party in Italy were facist. People typically learn this sort of thing in 7th grade history.
And then in 9th grade western civ you learn that both were extreme conservative right wingers. You can also pick these things up in 9th grade Latin class when studying the roots of fascism. Or in College-level political science.