Poverty causes crime?

by Dennis Prager -- One of the first clues that this Columbia-educated, liberal, Democrat, New York Jew had that there was something wrong at the heart of progressive/left-wing thought was when I more…

The left's tactics – a personal example

by Dennis Prager -- Last week, I was a speaker and the emcee at a rally convened by the Republican Party and WLSS, the Sarasota station that carries my radio show. The more…

If it harms America, it's good for Democrats

by Dennis Prager -- In almost every area of American life, the better things are, the worse it is for the Democratic Party. And vice versa. Marriage. Even today, after decades of more…

The media are much scarier than Ebola

by Dennis Prager -- Why do some things scare people more than others? One reason is that people engage in a rational assessment of risk and conclude the appropriate level of fear. more…

Don't 'vote for the candidate'

by Dennis Prager -- There is a noble-sounding attitude many Americans hold regarding whom they vote for. "I vote for the candidate," they say. It sure sounds good. Voting for the best more…

Bill Maher, Ben Affleck and Islam

by Dennis Prager -- Last Friday night a rare dialogue/debate took place on American television. It was rare because it involved criticism of Islam, one of the many taboo subjects that are more…

What the Arab world produces

by Dennis Prager -- At least since the early part of the 20th century, aside from oil, the Arab world has produced and exported two products. It has produced essentially no technology, more…

'Not Islamic'?

by Dennis Prager -- President Obama declared in his recent address to the nation that "ISIL is not Islamic." But how does he know? On what basis did the president of the more…

What Ted Cruz could have said to Arab Christians

by Dennis Prager -- Last week at the inaugural summit of the organization In Defense of Christians, founded to help the most persecuted religious communities in the world today, Christians in the more…