When Sir Oswald Mosley, British Fascist leader, arrived in Rome last
week, the Communist newspaper L'Unita printed his photograph upside
down. It was no mistake, and with a little helpful prodding from
L'Unita, most readers got the point. In 1945, after Italian Partisans
executed Benito Mussolini and his mistress, they hanged the pair upside
down in Milan.
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