Dennis Prager / Politics

The Media Are Much Scarier than Ebola

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. For example, people feel free to walk alone at midnight in Times Square but not in ...

If The Left Wins, America Loses

There is a noble-sounding attitude that many Americans hold regarding whom they vote for. "I vote for the candidate," they say.

It sure sounds good. Voting for the best candidate, rather than the party, sounds as American as apple pie. But as the...

What the Arab World Produces

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, medicine or anything else in the world of science. It has almost no ...

'Not Islamic'?

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 United States declare the a group of Muslims that calls itself "Islamic State" "not Islamic"? ...

Ted Cruz's Speech to Arab Christians

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 Middle East and other parts of the Muslim world, Senator Ted Cruz ...