A Shot of Torah: Commemorating November 29, 1947

Posted by Levi Cooper on December 25, 2017
Topics: A Shot of Torah


The United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine was a key moment in the crystallization of the State of Israel. In this episode of A Shot of Torah, Rabbi Dr. Levi Cooper, The Maggid of Melbourne, explores whether there were any changes in Jewish Law in the wake of the vote.

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About Levi Cooper

Levi teaches Bible, Hasidut, Maimonides and Midrash at Pardes. Originally from Australia, Levi holds an LL.B., LL.M. and Ph.D. from the Law Faculty of Bar-Ilan University, and is a member of the Israel Bar Association. He is currently an adjunct professor in the Law Faculty of Bar-Ilan University and post-doctoral fellow in the Law Faculty of Tel Aviv University. Click here to read more.

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