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Vayeshev: Tamar and the 99%

Step up and take some responsibility. It’s tempting to see the story of Judah and Tamar as a “strong woman takes on male-dominated society” tale.  Although that’s true, it’s really about accountability, taking responsibility, getting nailed when you try to … Continue reading

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Bereshit : Image and Likeness

I know we’re not supposed to have favorites, but I have to admit this is one of, if not my most, favorite sections of the Torah:  the beginning.   Every word is fodder for commentary, perhaps moreso than the rest of … Continue reading

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