As a Jewish expert, Adam Milstein Knows that even though the Jewish people have major challenges, they also have a proven track record of great leaders that will rise to the challenge. Leaders such as David Ben-Gurion, Golda Meir, and Henrietta Szold among many others laid the foundation for a strong, independent Jewish state.
Even though the leadership of the Jewish Nation is very numerous, they actually have a host of all new challenges today. It is truly time for a new generation of Jewish leadership to emerge. Where is this new generation’s Golda Meir, David Ben-Gurion, or Henrietta Szold? Everyone, including Adam Milstein has to wonder about that. however, Milstein is confident that due to the creativeness and enginuity of the Jewish race a new leader will continue to emerge.
Why is Adam Milstein so confident of this? It is probably because in his work as a pro-Israel journalist, activist, and philanthropist, he has seen it first-hand. He also knows that the Next Generation of Jewish leaders will definitely be passionate innovative and hard-working. He sees it first of all when these youngsters return from the Birthright ceremonies, and how proud they are of their newly-discovered connection to Israel.
Milstein cannot help but be encouraged when he also sees them in the Israeli-American Council and being involved in the Tzofim and B’nei Akiva youth groups. Moreover, As a world traveler he sees them all over the world, and their energetic fight to take on racism, bigotry, and anti-Semitism whatever they might find it.
Adam milstein knows that the task for the older generation is to equip these youngsters with a platform to help them express their ideas and become a part of the Jewish community. Simply put, if we equip them, they will be an asset. Even if we are the “older” Jewish generation, Adam Milstein knows that we can make an impact simply by what we leave behind.