Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Is Halakha Insensitive to Non-Jews? The Case of Fraud

August 24, 2009 by  
Filed under Halakha, Talmud

  Is Halakah Insensitive to Non-Jews? The Case of Fraud By Gidon Rothstein  Certain prohibitions lead to the understandable conclusion that Jews do not care about non-Jews, although in at least some cases that conclusion is false.1 One example is the prohibition of אונאה, of overcharging (or the rarer undercharging) for merchandise.  Bechorot 13a notes the [...]