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Monday Caesar Update

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Two pieces of news to bring to your attention today: Barry will be giving a lecture at Alfred University on Thursday, September 10th discussing The Death of Caesar as well as some of his recent op-ed articles Speaking of op-ed articles, Barry was published last week in the Hoover Institute’s Strategika with his piece entitled, “Lessons of Past Arms Control …

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Monday Caesar Update

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The Death of Caesar continues to receive praise from around the world. Last week, Sri Lanka’s The Sunday Leader wrote a glowing review of the book. Next, a fun article about four famous historical inaccuracies draws upon Barry’s latest research to point out what is wrong with the most commonly accepted story of Julius Caesar’s assassination. Lastly, click here to …

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Caesar and the Dangers of Forgiveness

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Scribing an article for Octavian Report, Barry offers some sound advice for contemporary politicians by discussing Caesar’s merciful actions towards his enemies within the Roman Senate following his ascent to dictator. It’s a fascinating look at some of the unintended drawbacks to clemency and how Caesar’s death may serve as a worthwhile lesson for today’s legislators and CEOs. Moreover, worth …

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