The Vertical Alliance Today

By Samuel Moyn

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, November 2011

The author argues that the failure to create a vertical alliance with the U.N. does not imply that the U.N. is useless for Jews, either historically or today in broader human affairs. We should also recognize that the vertical alliance Jews have long sought in politics still largely culminates in their nation-states, like the State of Israel the U.N. helped recognize in the same year it proclaimed "human rights.

Topic: Diplomacy, Human Rights, International Relations

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.42/no.684

Page Number(s): 18-19

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Genre: Article

Coverage: World

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Moyn, Samuel. The Vertical Alliance Today. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. November 2011: 18-19. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=13413


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