John Yoo (yes, that John Yoo) is the Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley, and the co-host of Ricochet’s Law Talk podcast. He likes playing squash and eating at McDonald’s.
Misha and John return after an extended sabbatical. They discuss the burning issue in Asia — the democracy protests in Hong Kong — with Jillian Melchior of the Wall Street Journal editorial page. After playing out the scenarios for how the Hong Kong protests end, Misha and John take up Misha’s recent article on the collapse of pork production in China and the political pressure of rising food prices on the Xi regime.More