Pesach

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What Passover tells us about international relations

A tip of the ol’ cranial cover to my former student ES. An article from Daniel Drezner of Tufts University. The four questions lead him to four “relevant lessons about politics.” 1) Minority rights in an autocratic regime are a fragile thing. 2) Sanctions against an autocratic regime will rarely yield significant concessions. 3) God was not that good at bargaining.* 4) America’s idiotic sugar quotas are particularly bad for the Jews. *Yes, yes, God […]