Weekly Links October 11th-18th 2013

How much of a conservative icon is Milton Friedman, really?

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/26/why-conservatives-should-reread-milton-friedman/

An interesting reflection on the life and influence of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef z”l

http://www.tikkun.org/nextgen/uri-avnery-on-ovadia-yosef

One of the ways we can be more conscious of how much ‘screen time’ we are taking

http://minimalmac.com/post/64089282642/the-battery-game

“For a group of people who presumably spend a lot of their time immersed in the Talmud, the blindness to the sense in which that is a text which embodies many aspects of pluralism is striking.”

http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/the-limmud-wars-a-response-to-the-rabbis/

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