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Consent

Public Responsibility: From Biblical Consent To Planned Parenthood

When I first read my assigned Bat Mitzvah parsha (Torah portion), Ki Teitzei, my response was one of shock and disgust. The parsha discusses the guidelines for punishing an engaged virgin who lies with another man, outlining different punishments depending upon where the activity occurs.

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In the end, I hung the plastic bag of condoms on the door handle of my hotel room.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Consent." (Viewed on January 17, 2017) <https://jwa.org/tags/consent>.

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