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Dennis Prager        

Host of the Dennis Prager Radio Show, Co-Founder of Prager University, NY Times Bestselling Author & Columnist

Dennis Prager is one of America’s most respected radio talk show hosts. He has been broadcasting on radio in Los Angeles since 1982. His popular show became nationally syndicated in 1999 and airs live, Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to Noon (Pacific Time) from his home station, KRLA. Widely sought after by television shows for his opinions, he’s appeared on Fox and Friends, Red Eye, Hardball, Hannity, CBS Evening News, The Today Show and many others.

He is the author of several books, including the NY Times Bestseller "Still the Best Hope: Why the World Needs American Values to Triumph" and his revised seminal work on anti-Semitism, "Why the Jews," co-written with Joseph Telushkin. Prager has engaged in interfaith dialogue with Catholics at the Vatican, Muslims in the Persian Gulf, Hindus in India, and Protestants at Christian seminaries throughout America. For ten years, he conducted a weekly interfaith dialogue on radio with representatives of virtually every religion in the world. New York’s Jewish Week described Prager as “one of the three most interesting minds in American Jewish Life.”

Prager writes a syndicated column, Creators Syndicate, that is published in newspapers across the country and on the Internet. His writings have also appeared in major national and international publications including, Commentary, The Weekly Standard and The Wall Street Journal. Prager has also lectured on all seven continents, in 45 U.S. states and in nine of Canada’s 10 provinces. He has lectured in Russian in Russia, and in Hebrew in Israel.

In 2002, Prager produced a documentary Israel in a Time of Terror, a compelling look at how the average Israeli deals with the daily threat of terror. It has been shown at colleges, universities, churches and synagogues across the country. Prager has also written and produced three best-selling comedy videos on values. For Goodness Sake, directed by David Zucker (Naked Gun), For Goodness Sake II directed by Trey Parker (South Park). Prager periodically conducts orchestras, and has introduced hundreds of thousands of people to classical music.

In 2011, Prager co-founded with Allen Estrin, Prager University, an institution of higher learning on the Internet with a unique difference – all the courses are five minutes long. The courses distill the best ideas of the best minds in the world and cover the disciplines of Political Science, History, Philosophy/Religion, Economics and Psychology. The faculty includes Paul Johnson, George Gilder, Arthur Brooks, Peter Kreeft and many others.

Speech Topics


WHY I AM A JEW

THE WHOLLY RATIONAL CASE FOR JUDAISM

A NON-ORTHODOX ARGUMENT FOR THE DIVINITY OF THE TORAH

HOW TO LIVE A RELIGIOUS LIFE WITHOUT NECESSARILY BEING ORTHODOX

HAPPINESS AND JUDAISM &JUDAISM AS A MEANS TO A HAPPY LIFE

HAPPINESS IS A SERIOUS PROBLEM

A JEW EXPLAINS CHRISTIANS AND CHRISTIANITY

IS A RELIGIOUS OR A SECULAR AMERICA BETTER FOR THE JEWS?

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