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Caesar and the Dangers of Forgiveness

Posted by Barry Strauss on August 10, 2015

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 a glance is the Octavian Report’s author page for Barry.