Reflections Of A Moment When A Woman Cared About Their Child: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

“splitting the baby” is a classic legal term often employed by judges and lawyers to settle cases or disputes. the term, however, is a bastardization of the famous king solomon story in which the baby was never split. rather, king solomon, with his great wisdom, used that technique to make judgment in a troubling childContinue reading “Reflections Of A Moment When A Woman Cared About Their Child: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

God, Rabbis & Abortion: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

interpretation of the hebrew bible’s commandments are a source of controversy. there is a talmudic story which essentially addresses the issue god and rabbinical interpretation. the rabbis arguing over a legal point. in the debate, god comes down to give the answer. he is told by the rabbis that his view is not necessary asContinue reading “God, Rabbis & Abortion: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Brief’s Insight Into Judaism’s View On Abortion: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

“amici,” a jewish organization, filed a brief in the united states supreme court abortion rights case. “amici are jewish religious leaders and organizations who agree that legal abortion in america is an egregious wrong that must be rectified.” this post will discuss their brief so that one can understand their position. at the supreme court,Continue reading “A Brief’s Insight Into Judaism’s View On Abortion: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

The Institution of Justice Destroyed? A Ten Commandments’ Tale

Justice, justice shall you pursue, that you may live and possess the land the Lord, your God, is giving you. deuteronomy 16:20 the torah makes clear that “justice” that, when the children of israel were to return to the promised land, it was a crucial societal institution. the united states founding fathers were well awareContinue reading “The Institution of Justice Destroyed? A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

The Great American He-Roe: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

an american hero has recently been identified. baby roe. baby roe was the subject matter the us supreme court’s famous and contentious case, roe vs. wade. jane roe, baby roe’s mother, sought an abortion. as a result ms. roe’s request, a landmark decision was made. abortion was made law of the land. thanks to journalistContinue reading “The Great American He-Roe: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”