As I was taught, gadlus is based in good measure on one’s ability to understand Jewish legal precedent and apply it accurately to contemporary situations.
Dr. Schick has had a long career in education and advocacy. He is a thoughtful and eloquent writer who offers practical ideas on addressing various issues our community faces. I read his essays carefully in order to learn from his experience and expertise. I would only ask him to have faith that my generation will produce leadership that will unite our people in these difficult times.