Plus Talks

Yom Kippur Eve – 2017: Eye for an Eye

The phrase “an eye for eye” is well known. It’s often used as an example of how crude the Bible is. But Dennis explains how it represents a profound moral advance and why it still has meaning for us today.

Rosh Hashanah Eve – 2017: What Does “Mitzvah” Mean

Dennis explores the common term “mitzvah.” It doesn’t really mean good deed; it means commandment. Good deeds are important, but following through on your obligations, even recognizing that you have obligations, is much more important.

Courage: What It Is and How to Get It

The most uncommon of all good human traits is courage. But without courage, goodness is not possible. Dennis explains what courage means to the individual and to society.

Ten Ways the Left is Destroying America

With forceful clarity, Dennis spells out the damage the Left is doing to America. In a passionate call to action, he warns that time is running short for the country to save itself.

Misconceptions About Israel

Israel is a bright beacon of freedom in a very dark part of the world. How is it possible for so many people to misapprehend what Israel is about and what its enemies are about?

Dennis and Bret Stephens: What If America Retreats?

Dennis conducts an on stage interview with renowned Wall Street Journal foreign affairs columnist, Bret Stephens. They range over many issues both personal and political. And, they consider the question, “What happens if America retreats from the world?”

Jew Hatred, Israel Hatred and Solutions

There are less than 15 million Jews on a planet of almost 7 billion inhabitants. Why are the Jews generally and Israel specifically the object of so much attention? And why does that attention so often expresses itself in violent hatred?

Reflections on Parents and Children

Following the death of his father, Dennis thought deeply about the unique relationship between parent and child. He shares his new thoughts in this compelling talk.

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