Plus Talks

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.

Why Are People Alienated From Religion?

The fastest growing segment of the religious population in the United States are “nones,” those who believe in nothing. Why, even in the most religious Judeo Christian country in the world, are people drifting away from organized religion. Dennis has answers in this compelling and, ultimately optimistic, talk.

Prager and Dershowitz: Dialogue and Debate

Two intellectual giants, one a Conservative, the other a Liberal, face off in an intense dialogue/debate covering a wide range of religious, personal, domestic and foreign policy issues. In the process, you’ll learn a lot about Dennis and his famous opponent, Harvard Law Professor, Alan Dershowitz. You’ll also get a close up look how two very agile minds approach, agree and differ over central issues such as the divinity of the Torah.

How the Desire to Do Good Can Lead to Bad and Much Worse

According to classical Jewish belief, we all have two inclinations: one to do good and one to do bad. One might think that the inclination to do good can only lead to good. But this is a very big mistake. Our good inclination can lead to all sorts of bad consequences in both the personal and macro realms.

Your Family and the Families of Genesis

You think your family is dysfunctional? You have nothing on the families of the first book of the Bible! Dennis offers profound lessons from the Genesis family tree that can help us with our own family problems.

Ten Ideas That Shaped Me

Speaking to business leaders at the National Prayer Breakfast, Dennis describes ten ideas that shaped his life. Both deeply biographical and personal, these ideas explain Dennis’ value system. They range from his hatred of evil to his conviction that without God there can be no wisdom.

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