Weekly Links June 14th-21st 2013

The Internet - Weekly LinksSome of the most beautiful Torah I have heard in a long time.

http://www.hartman.org.il/Blogs_View.asp?Article_Id=1147&Cat_Id=343&Cat_Type=Blogs

“Circumcision is the great unspoken, the great unconsidered. It’s only ever on anyone’s mind for a few days, and then, as evidence of how painful it is, it is forgotten. If it were in our face as a community regularly, repeatedly, like women’s issues or homosexuality, then I feel more objections might gather, some kind of outrage might start to brew.”

http://forward.com/articles/176023/a-fathers-pain-at-overseeing-sons-circumcision/?p=all#ixzz2Waa4u6SL

“In consenting to sex, neither a man nor a woman gives consent to become a parent, just as in consenting to any activity, one does not consent to yield to all the accidental outcomes that might flow from that activity.”

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/06/12/is-forced-fatherhood-fair/

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