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Saturday, August 17 • 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Animal Rights and Human Responsibilities in the Torah

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When it comes to “animal rights”, we find ourselves having to navigate a minefield of how we treat our fellow creatures and yet are able to gain sustenance or other benefits from them. We'll examine how the Torah sees animals philosophically, halachically and even emotionally in order to tread the delicate balance of living morally on this planet.

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Ilana Stein

Ilana combines her degrees in Nature Conservation and English in her work as a writer for Africa’s foremost ecotourism company, Wilderness Safaris. When not climbing sand dunes or hugging trees, she lectures on Tanach and environmental topics at the Academy of Jewish Thought and... Read More →


Saturday August 17, 2019 2:45pm - 3:45pm PDT
Room 12

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