Parashat Ki Teitziei
It seems fair to say that on a day-to-day basis many of us in the Western world take our freedoms for granted. Yet shocking as it is, more than twenty-million people around the world are enslaved to this very day. What are we to make of this horror, and how ought we respond to it? A stunningly revolutionary passage from Parashat Ki Teitzei can help us formulate a response to this appalling phenomenon.