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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

January 15, 2018 2:16 pm

An Open Letter to the Emir of Qatar

Dear Sheikh Tamim, You have recently invested a fortune in a PR campaign aimed at the Jewish community in the United States -- in the hope...

January 9, 2018 1:34 pm

Will BDS Bully Roger Waters Hide Behind His Hollywood Lackeys and Refuse to Debate?

We Americans are often criticized for our candor. But speaking truth to power was the very foundation of the American revolution. It’s a lesson that the American...

January 2, 2018 8:04 am

Lorde and the BDS Bigots Should Be Boycotted and Exposed as Hypocrites

On the last day of the calendar year, my organization took out a full-page Washington Post ad against New Zealand singer Lorde, who recently canceled her...

December 25, 2017 10:36 am

How Cory Booker Can Return to the Jewish Community

Shortly after Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey once again broke the hearts of many in the American Jewish community by condemning President Donald Trump’s...

December 19, 2017 9:52 am

Aaron Sorkin’s Powerful Bar Mitzvah Speech

Last week I attended the New York City premiere of "Molly’s Game." I’m not one to frequent star-studded Hollywood film-premieres. But, considering this film represented...

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...


Netanyahu Trip Comes as Israel-India Defense and Tech Ties Continue to Grow - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India is occurring against the...

As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them? - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on...

Report Details Scope of Persecution in the Cradle of Christianity - While Christianity traces its birthplace to the Middle East, that region has been arguably the most hostile area for...


Labour MP to UK Students: Anti-Zionism Is ‘New Antisemitism,’ M...

A British parliamentarian urged the Labour Party to adopt a zero-tolerance attitude toward anti-Zionism, which she called “the new antisemitism”...


In Jenin Operation, Israeli Troops Kill Terrorist Responsible for Murder of...

Israeli troops killed a Palestinian terrorist and captured another in the northern West Bank on Thursday, saying they were part of...

Middle East

Hamas: Iran Is Only Country That Supports Palestinian ‘Resistance’ - The Middle East Media Research Institute reports that the Hamas terror group’s deputy political bureau chief, Saleh al-Arouri, told the Lebanese Al-Quds television network that Iran is the only country providing...