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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

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...

September 17, 2017 8:09 pm

President Trump’s Inspirational Words on Israel and the New Year

Before the Sabbath, I participated in President Trump’s conference call with Jewish leaders for the new year. The invitation said that the President would “send...

September 11, 2017 1:37 pm

Jewish Leaders Must Not Meet With Emir of Qatar — Whose Country Funds Hamas Terrorism

The emir of Qatar is coming to America, and he is bearing gifts. As in years past, the emir will use the podium of the UN General...

August 22, 2017 10:33 am

President Trump, Where Is Your ‘Fire and Fury’ When It Comes to Nazis?

After calling some of the participants at a neo-Nazi march in Charlottesville “some very fine people,” President Donald Trump has a unique opportunity to re-establish...

August 8, 2017 12:56 pm

Israel Tolerates the Intolerable by Allowing Terrorists to Live

I have long argued that Israel’s policy toward convicted terrorists is a tragically misplaced mercy. In the nearly 70 years of its existence, the State of Israel’s...


What’s New — and Jewish — On and Off Broadway

Below is a listing of shows with Jewish connections on and off-Broadway. BROADWAY Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner, stars Nathan Lane and Andrew...

Australian Rock Star Nick Cave to Boycotters: ‘I Love Israel’ – Australian rock star Nick Cave is facing backlash from BDS supporters following...

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...


Iran Faces Israel’s Game-Changing Air Power

Iran has big plans to create a military outpost in Syria, right on Israel’s doorstep. From there, the Islamic Republic...

Israeli-American Group Seeks to Be ‘Glue,’ Not ‘Wedge,’ for US Jewry - As Jewish communal organizations throughout the US  struggle to maintain membership levels...


Looking to Increase Israeli Ventures, India Bids for Offshore Exploration R... - A consortium of Indian companies has applied for an Israeli Energy Ministry tender for offshore exploration licenses, signaling another...


Sunni Arab States Will Abandon Israel as US Abandoned the Kurds, Leading Is...

One of Israel's leading national security analysts has urged caution in assessing a potential alliance between the Jewish state and...

Middle East

At Least 235 Killed, 109 Injured in Deadly Egypt Mosque Attack

At least 184 people were killed and 125 injured when gunmen armed with explosives attacked a Sufi mosque in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to officials quoted by the state...