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Rabbi Shmuley Boteach is the international best-selling author of 24 books and hosts The Shmuley Show on 77 WABC. Rabbi Shmuley is the host of the award-winning TV show, "Shalom in the Home," on TLC was Oprah's love, marriage and parenting expert on Oprah and Friends. Newsweek calls him 'the most famous rabbi in America.'

ARTICLES BY: Shmuley Boteach

December 13, 2017 11:53 am

Jewish Organizations’ Disgraceful Rejection of Trump’s Jerusalem Recognition

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and begin the process of moving our embassy there, was positively courageous. Given...

December 11, 2017 4:21 pm

The Mysterious Motivation of Jewish Leaders Who Visit Hamas’ Funders in Qatar

The Al Jazeera network, founded and owned by Qatar, has featured some of the most grotesque antisemitism ever aired on television. For example, they famously...

December 5, 2017 12:43 pm

Ten Questions for Malcolm Hoenlein on Qatar

The story in The Jerusalem Post that Conference of Presidents Executive Vice Chairman Malcolm Hoenlein has broken ranks with Jewish leaders and decided to visit Qatar, meet the...

November 29, 2017 3:06 pm

While Saudi Arabia Calls Khameini ‘Hitler,’ New York Jewish Leaders Are Seduced by Iran’s Ally, Qatar

The past few weeks have witnessed an extraordinary and desperate PR and marketing gambit on the part of the government of Qatar -- and it...

November 21, 2017 11:57 am

How Chabad Electrifies the World

Recently, my daughter Shaina got engaged to a young Chabad activist who works with at-risk Orthodox youth. His students came in droves to the engagement...

November 14, 2017 12:57 pm

Stop Treating Israelis Who’ve Left the Holy Land With Disdain

At the heart of 3,000-strong Israeli-American Conference (IAC), which took place last weekend in Washington, was this question: Is it healthy to create a new Israeli-American identity when it...

November 8, 2017 2:37 pm

Message to the Orthodox Union: Blood Is Never Kosher

America is having another bad week. On Sunday, yet another mass shooting struck the United States, this time in a house of worship where 26 of...

November 6, 2017 5:59 pm

An Open Letter to Larry David About the Holocaust

Dear Larry, As a big fan of "Curb Your Enthusiasm," I find you hilarious and entertaining. I’ve watched every season. And I love you on "Saturday...

October 31, 2017 5:09 pm

American Soullessness and the Opioid Epidemic

Citing his own family’s struggles with addiction, President Donald Trump last week movingly declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency. As the president of the...

October 23, 2017 1:50 pm

Today’s Germans Are Not Responsible for the Holocaust

I spent the past weekend as scholar-in-residence to the Jewish community of Munich, Germany -- a city where the Nazi party was born, and where Hitler...

October 16, 2017 4:55 pm

Trump Should End the Iran Nuclear Deal

On the day when Jews were celebrating Simchat Torah, US President Donald Trump was making history by speaking boldly against the Iran nuclear agreement. Trump decided not...

October 9, 2017 1:32 pm

A Shameful Attack on Elie Wiesel

Quite a few questions arise from Ron Rosenbaum’s twisted and shameful attack on Elie Wiesel in Tablet magazine. Firstly, what was the motive of the magazine’s...

October 3, 2017 11:51 am

Jewish Allegiance to God After the Holocaust Has No Precedent

Jews across the world recently celebrated the start of their new year. Admittedly, we didn’t hit the bars the way that New Yorkers do on...

September 26, 2017 11:16 am

Trump Hammers UN Apathy and Amorality

What a shame that the NFL controversy over the national anthem drowned out what should have been President Donald Trump’s shining moment on the world...


Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

Iran Looks to Seize Opportunity as Rivals Fall

As it approaches victory in Syria with the help of Russia, Iran and its terrorist axis members are turning their...

Trial Starts in the US Case of Nazi-Jihadist

Former DC Metro Transit Police officer Nicholas Young had unusual political views, a federal prosecutor told jurors in Young's terrorist trial --...


Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh such markings reported on campus since the start of the semester. The swastikas were found drawn on...


Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008 terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai’s Chabad House, have been granted a government-owned...

Middle East

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab W... - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended...