PETA's dirty war against Jewish ritual slaughter

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- The recent undercover operation by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals at AgriProcessors Inc., a kosher slaughterhouse in Postville, Iowa, was a public-relations coup for the militant more…

Mr. Messereau, end this trial!

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- Michael Jackson's recent hospitalization and illness portends a circus-like trial in the future that may indeed stretch out well beyond a year. Not because Michael is faking sickness. more…

Kinsey's soulless sexual revolution

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- The movie "Kinsey," starring Liam Neeson, vividly portrays the idiosyncrasies and sexual amorality of the famed sex researcher, Alfred Kinsey. What it misses, however, are the damaging repercussions more…

Let's get rid of cheerleading

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- As the NFL season moves inexorably toward its climax with the Super Bowl, it is time that we revisit the strange phenomenon of the scantily-clad, female cheerleader. For more…

Pius XII: Collaborator and kidnapper

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- Editor's note: Historians are split on whether Pope Pius XII's subdued response to Hitler and behind-the-scenes efforts helped save many Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, or whether his more…

Rwanda & Bill Clinton's infamy

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- Two things were on my mind as I watched "Hotel Rwanda," the stunning depiction of the 1994 Rwandan Tutsi extermination that was the fastest genocide in the history more…

Jews are not the enemy
of Christmas

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- Bill Donohue's comments in his debate with me on MSNBC's "Scarborough Country" last week has proven deeply shocking to decent Americans everywhere. Not that it didn't take a more…