Jews, geniuses and Jewish geniuses in particular have always had an uneasy relationship with power.
Trotsky, according to lore, turned down the premiership of the Soviet Union.
That might have been a bad move given that he was later assassinated by a terrorist linked to Stalin.
If we leave aside Trotsky, though, we can see why Jews have been reluctant to embrace political leadership.
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Jewish life has been transformed across Germany by the influx of some 200,000 Jews from the former Soviet Union in the last 20 years.
Seventy-five years ago oday, Nazi Germany invaded Poland, kicking off World War II in Europe. Two weeks later, the Soviet Union would join and invade Poland too. In 1941, Adolf Hitler would turn on the Soviet Union, driving that cou...