Rabbi Spero is a theologian and a political and social commentator. He is author of "Push Back: Reclaiming Our American Judeo-Christian Spirit."

My Articles

June 23, 2014, 3:20 PM EDT
Had we never attacked Iraq back in 2004 and even if Saddam Hussein was today still in power, this attack against Iraq, the attempt by Islamists to take over that country, would still be happening.
June 5, 2014, 9:10 AM EDT
We are all aware of what Mr. Bob Bergdahl has tweeted, what he has said, and what he proclaimed in front of the White House while standing next to President Obama.
December 20, 2013, 1:03 PM EST
Those in the Senate touting a bill for gay rights as the latest frontier for civil rights are, in effect, supporting a bill that will end up requiring across-the-board quotas in hiring and will force people to engage in activities against their religious conscience and beliefs.
November 7, 2013, 12:38 PM EST
Everyone in New York City read of Democrat mayoral candidate Bill DeBlasio's previous and continuous support for the communist Sandinistas in Nicaragua. Yet yesterday, they voted him mayor... by huge margins.
August 29, 2013, 4:44 AM EDT
Forty years ago, Richard Nixon was able to move the Islamic world from the Soviet orbit into ours. Obama has reversed that.
April 24, 2013, 11:25 AM EDT
For too long we have allowed our protection to be waylaid and submissive to the inane cliché: "But not all Moslems are terrorists" - as if we have no right to protect ourselves until all Moslems are terrorists. Nonsense! There comes a point when the threat level reaches urgency. We are there.
January 29, 2013, 11:20 AM EST
There seems to be a pall hanging over too many Americans - a sense of defeatism and resignation - regarding the avalanche of Executive Orders hitting us these days.
December 10, 2012, 12:08 PM EST
Many of the threats that 1,200 years ago caused the realization of Hanukah are with us today.
November 4, 2012, 12:45 PM EST
American can-do-it-ism is anathema to Europeans and all those who arrogantly reserve most decisions to themselves, the self-proclaimed “smarter” ruling clique.
October 30, 2012, 4:30 PM EDT
Over the last five weeks, three distinct stages have unfolded in the Benghazi cover-up revealing the inner Obama and Clinton.
October 23, 2012, 1:32 PM EDT
Following the Benghasi attack, Obama, Clinton and Rice engaged in doing the very thing they condemned in others.
September 25, 2012, 10:28 AM EDT
Many on the left have facilitated radical Islam’s agenda, since they share common enemies: Americanism, capitalism, Israel, and the Judeo-Christian foundation of western civilization.
August 27, 2012, 1:32 AM EDT
Even many clergy, left-wing from childhood in their attitude, are guilty of what I term “religious correctness” and have co-opted the Bible in service to socialism and redistribution, transnationalism and appeasement.
June 20, 2012, 11:56 AM EDT
A suburban Detroit state representative in Michigan’s State House was gaveled-down after remarks she made at the Chamber’s microphone. She later suggested she was not allowed to speak further because she is Jewish.
May 9, 2012, 3:40 PM EDT
We at Caucus For America congratulate Delta Airlines for its decision to stop sponsoring on Jon Stewart's The Daily Show after it aired a skit entitled, "Vagina Manger." And, we urge more advertisers to follow suit.
January 17, 2012, 2:07 PM EST
An Op-ed in the New York Times once again demonstrates that certain New York liberals are actually bigots and racists – against Whites, especially if those whites are too Christian and too patriotic.
November 29, 2011, 11:48 AM EST
When it suits him, Barack Obama, who keeps reminding us this is not a Christian country, trots out liberal ministers quoting from the New Testament to sell his socialist political agenda to the American people.
June 12, 2009, 1:23 PM EDT
In a stunning reversal, Republican state senators in New York have regained control of the Senate Chamber.  Linking together with two Democrats eager to defect from the Democrat-controlled Senate, Republicans have been able to take back the leadership role they have held over the New York State Senate for most of the last 50 years.