Parshat Vayeshev- Unclear and Present Danger

(וַיֹּאמֶר אֲלֵהֶם רְאוּבֵן, אַל-תִּשְׁפְּכוּ-דָם–הַשְׁלִיכוּ אֹתוֹ אֶל-הַבּוֹר הַזֶּה אֲשֶׁר בַּמִּדְבָּר … לְמַעַן, הַצִּיל אֹתוֹ מִיָּדָם” (ל”ז: כ”ב” This week’s פרשה begins with the incidents of jealousy betweenיוסף  and his brothers, culminating in the sale of יוסף. Throughout this story, the brothers seem very united in their hatred of יוסף- the תורה doesn’t distinguish between them during […]