Articles by Leslie Klein

Learning from our Past, Building our Future: How Jewish History Teaches Us to Create a Positive Community for Tomorrow


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There is a story told about a Bais Yaakov girl in Poland in the 1930s. She met a local man in the community who criticized her for being Torah observant. You’re so old-fashioned, he said, you must be the only girl in the 20th century who is still so meticulous about religious observance. The Bais Yaakov student answered back to him, I may be the only one in the 20th century, but I won’t be the only one in the 21st century.

 


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