The Mishna clearly states that if the life of a woman in labor is threatened by her fetus, the fetus should be aborted.
But once a portion of the baby has emerged, we may not abort the fetus, because "one may not set aside one person's life for the sake of another." The principle behind this ruling is that one may kill someone who is unjustly pursuing a third party to kill him.
Salome Jens has appeared in lead roles on Broadway in Far Country, Night Life, The Disenchanted, Patriot For Me, A Lie of the Mind. She played the lead roles in Joe Papp's production of A Winter's Tale, and Anthony and Cleopatra at the Stratford Festival in Connecticut. C., and this past season appeared in Chekhov 's The Seagull and Play Strindberg by Dürrematt. Jens ' numerous television appearances include episodes of L. Law, Mac Gyver, Cagney and Lacey, Gunsmoke, and many more.
Her Off-Broadway credits include Eugene Ionesco's Bald Soprano and Jack or the Submission, Jose Quintero's award winning production of Circle in the Square's The Balcony, as well as Desire Under the Elms and A Moon For the Misbegotten, Shadow of Heroes, Deirdre of the Sorrows, U. She has performed both classics and new plays at Los Angeles' Mark Taper Forum, L. Her Movie-of-the-Week appearances include From Here to Eternity, Tomorrow's Child, Portrait of A Mistress, The Grace Kelly Story, etc. Jens played the role of Sarah Bernhardt in their critically acclaimed production of Memoir.
Traditionalists continue to insist that the values of ancient Greece and Rome underlie all our learning, philosophy, art, and ethics, while their opponents accuse them that their idealization of Greco-Roman standards of virtue, wisdom, and beauty is sentimental if not downright unreal.
Reporting on this bitter controversy, the New York Times (March 7, 1998) asked in a headline: "THE ANCIENTS WERE: A) BELLICOSE ELITISTS OR B) THE SOURCE OF WESTERN VALUES?
My search for answers to these questions has produced this book.
As the respondents to my survey were predominantly residents of democratic countries, they naturally assumed that the values they hold dear have originated – as did democracy – with the Greeks and, to a lesser extent, with disseminators of Hellenistic, i.e. Indeed, this issue is subject to much debate in academic circles these days.
Park Slope is considered one of New York City's most desirable neighborhoods.Even if he did receive a transplant, he will be burdened with taking multiple anti-rejection drugs for the rest of his life, which in and of themselves would significantly compromise his health.