Responsibility to the Stranger
The Jewish tradition places a strong emphasis on our duties toward the stranger. The Rabbis returned repeatedly to the... More.
May 26, 2013 | 7:10 am
Sometimes we are more concerned with not being duped than we are with ensuring that we achieve the right goal. Perhaps it’s okay to be naively taken... More.
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Just when we thought Orthodox scandals couldn’t get worse, we learn that millions of taxpayer dollars have been illegally diverted to Jewish... More.
March 31, 2013 | 5:30 am
There is a famous business concept called caveat emptor (buyer beware). In secular society, as long as a seller does not blatantly lie or actively... More.
March 29, 2013 | 6:08 am
The rabbis teach that the paradigmatic case of chillul Hashem (descreation of the Name of G-d) is how we buy and sell meat (Yoma 86a). That's why what... More.