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  1. Between Japanese style hyper-militarism or German and Italian party based fascism, which would be more likely to happen in the USA?

    Not sure if this is the right board for this, if not could the mods move it to the right place? Anyways, I've seen several threads about a fascist USA where people say that a fascist party akin to the PNF or NSDAP would struggle to rise to power in the US for various factors. But what about...
  2. सार्थक (Sārthākā)

    Russia Resurgent: REDUX
    Threadmarks: Chapter 1: The Fall of An Empire

    Chapter 1: The Fall of An Empire *** Chapter 8 of Last Empire of Europe: The Soviet Union by Alexei Trymoshenko “The reporters and officials of Moscow gathered at Vnukovo airport after the end of the August Coup in the early hours of August 22 to welcome the president on his return from his...
  3. सार्थक (Sārthākā)

    Russia Resurgent - A TL
    Threadmarks: A Different President.

    Russia Resurgent Chapter 1: 1996 Russian Elections Russia and the World held their breath as on 3rd July, the results of the 1996 elections came in. Many people today even wonder why Yeltsin even tried. Under him Russia had become the butt of all Western Country’s jokes and corruption, crime...
  4. Recommendations for a Swiss German Unification TL?

    Okay, so this idea came to me because of a comic on /r/PolandBall and a flag on /r/Vexillology awhile back: The flag was supposed to be Germany in the style of Germany, not Germany if it was unified by Switzerland, but I thought the idea of Switzerland unifying Germany was pretty cool. This...
  5. Gukpard

    Could a Bonapartist state be built in the 20th century and survives until modern day?

    Ok, first of all, the state must really be openly Bonapartist, not of a similar ideology. And if you think I'm creating this thread because of KR, yeah, you are right But what can be used to define Bonapartism? First of all the state must claim to be "Bonapartistic", and now to the...
  6. AHC/WI: "The Air Force with a Country"

    Okay, so, before the German unification, Prussia was once famously referred to as "the Army with a Country" due to how large and influential its military was, to the point where it basically ran the country (or so I've heard). In the Hoi4 alternate history mod Kaiserreich: Legacy of the...
  7. The Liberal Kaiser and The Dawn of Pax Germanica

    The zeitgeist, spirit of the age, can often be radically changed or altered by the few or even one man at a particular point in time. In the late 1800s in our timeline, Germany it was set by Kaiser Wilhelm II and the Prussian Junkers who favored conservative autocratic monarchy and the...
  8. WI: Japanese invasion of Manchuria leads to all-out war?

    A pretty simple scenario: In 1931, let's say that for whatever reason the Manchurian warlord Zhang Xueliang decides to deploy his army against the Japanese Guandong (Kuantung) Army when they try to take over the region. a) I can see Chiang Kai-shek sticking to his OTL strategy of looking to...
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