Jewish tradition lauds the compassionate unconditional giving of tzedakah, while modern social justice advocates tend to emphasize policy reform. How does our parsha balance both of these imperatives as well as teach us the core values of compassion and interdependence? Rabbi Dr. Meesh Hammer-Kossoy discusses in this week’s parsha podcast on Behar: Tzedakah and The Elimination of Poverty — The Jewish Way.
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