War Is Not the Way

By Victor Reinstein

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), June 1999

Jewish law teaches that every human life has value. War and its inherent violent acts, such as the NATO bombing of Serbia, do nothing to promote this teaching. Instead, while taking even more lives than the original offenders, it demonstrates that matching violence with violence is acceptable.

Topic: Halakha, Political Behavior, Jewish Law, Violence, War, Politics, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.29/no.563

Page Number(s): 7-8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Boston, Massachusetts , Kosovo , Serbia , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Reinstein, Victor. War Is Not the Way. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). June 1999: 7-8. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8759


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