fascism - roots are with Italy. fascism is an offshoot of Marxism, the theoretical framework for communism and socialism, which are left. Nazi means national socialism party, or nazi for short. National SOCIALIST German workers party was founded in 1919 by Hitler's. What ANTIFA is doing is the actions of fascists that are nationalists. You fight for a left wing ideology for a country. ANTIFA are not individualists, they are socialists. They have more in common with socialist fascism in using force and intimidation to get what they want. Behaving like the brown shirts. Mousellini was leader of the national fascist party, prior to that was active in the psi, party socialist Italiano party. He stated he would live and die a socialist.