Chicago Teshuva Wide

Parshat Shoftim - Is Democracy a Jewish Value

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Aug 26, 2014
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Venue: Yad Binyamin, Israel Yad Binyamin, Israel

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The modern State of Israel chose a democratically elected form of government. Had the founders of the State followed the Torah, would they have made this choice? The answer, based on a section in Parshat Shoftim, might surprise you.

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