The Dictator's Playbook

Learn how six dictators, from Mussolini to Saddam Hussein, shaped the 20th century. How did they seize and lose power? What forces were against them? Learn the answers in these six immersive hours, each a revealing portrait of brutality and power.

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Saddam Hussein


Learn how Saddam Hussein seized power in Iraq and maintained it for almost 30 years.

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Kim Il Sung


Kim Il Sung created a North Korean dictatorship that has lasted for three generations.