Benito Mussolini was brought up in a poor family, consequently, he was a bully at school, got expelled from every school in which he was sent for he would assault pupils.
Non vedo l'ora di andarmene da questa scuola.(I can't wait to go away from this school)
Sei espulso Benito ! ( you are expelled Benito)
He was gaining a reputation, as a man with remarkable rhetorical talents. Also earning a reputation as a political journalist and public speaker.
Mussolini was a strong believer and follower of socialism, in fact, he was appointed to be one of Italy's editors for the official socialist newspaper. WW1 started and he opposed to Italy's intervention in the war. He started to detach from socialism when he changed his mind about the intervention of Italy. He resigned from the "Avanti" and was expelled from Socialist party. Later on, Fascism was born.
Sono stato rimosso dal partito socialista. Ma io voglio fare nascere un nuovo movimento. ( I have been removed from the socialist party. But I want to create a new movment.)
Mussolini came back from war as an anti-socialist. He advocated the emergence of a dictator to confront the crisis. Giving a speech in bologna which hinted that he himself might prove to be such a man.
Mussolini's ambitious ideas were supported. He developed a new movement called fascism.Benito created Militia squads to round socialists and burn down their union and party offices.