This column is being written during the 10-day period between Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) -- two Jewish holidays known together as the "High Holy Days." Just as many Christians who do not generally attend church do so on Easter and Christmas, many Jews who rarely attend synagogue do so on Rosh ...Read more
The greatest reason for the existential threat to America posed by the woke/the progressive/the Left is that liberals vote for them.
If liberals voted for their values, the Left-wing destruction of every American institution -- the American Medical Association and medical profession generally; the universities, high school and elementary ...Read more
Most of our schools teach almost nothing of importance, and nothing is more important than the study of good and evil. In the United States today, nearly all schools, from elementary through graduate, concentrate on teaching about racism, sexism, preferred pronouns, homophobia, transphobia, LGBTQIA+, climate change, diversity, equity, ...Read more
I am writing this column on a beautiful sunny day in Southern California. It is a Monday in mid-August, so it is not a national holiday, yet in Los Angeles County, where I live, all the schools and all government offices are closed. Why?
Because, for the past week, the National Weather Service, state and local authorities, and national and ...Read more
The New York Post reports: "About 49,500 people took their own lives last year in the U.S., the highest number ever, according to new government data posted Thursday.
"The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which posted the numbers, has not yet calculated a suicide rate for the year, but available data suggests suicides are more common...Read more
Tomorrow, Aug. 2, 2023, I will be 75 years old. Some thoughts on this milestone:
First, I feel no different -- emotionally or physically -- than I did 50 years ago. I was lecturing, traveling and writing then, and I'm lecturing, traveling and writing today. I started my public life at age 21, speaking around America after spending a month in ...Read more
In case you were in doubt -- and if you were in doubt, that means you aren't following what is happening in America to the most important freedom of all -- Pew Research has confirmed that Democrats value free speech far less than Republicans do.
Read the following statistics and conclusions and weep for our country:
-- "The share of U.S. ...Read more
Attention Dennis Prager readers: The following column contains language that readers may find offensive. Thank you.
In February, I was invited along with Charlie Kirk, the founder of Turning Point USA (TPUSA), and Robert Kiyosaki, author of the bestseller, "Rich Dad, Poor Dad," to speak at Arizona State University (ASU) at a conference ...Read more
There is a pandemic in the Western world -- especially, but not only, in America -- that few are talking about, let alone addressing.
This pandemic doesn't actually kill people. But it does destroy people, ruin lives, crush families and cause permanent, debilitating pain -- far more than have the vast majority of cases of COVID-19.
This ...Read more