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Tag: Moral Dilemma
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December 7, 2006 | 7:00 pmFace it, the previews for Mel Gibson's "Apocalypto" look pretty darn cool. And there was nary a Jew in sight in Mexico before Cortez & Co. arrived., so I don't think we have to worry about anti-Semitism. Of course, that could change if the movie sentimentalizes human sacrifice...
November 22, 2006 | 7:00 pmIn Parshat Toldot, we encounter the remarkable event described in Genesis 27, as Yitzhak prepares in blindness to confer an eternal blessing on one of his twin sons.
He wants to extend that blessing to the viscerally evil Esav, who nevertheless always has acted with the utmost...