Jewish Journal

Nearing the summit of Kilimanjaro

By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

August 20, 2013 | 11:34 am

Mount Kilimanjaro. Photo by Muhammad Mahdi Karim

This column was dictated by Rabbi Shmuley from the basecamp of Mount Kilimanjaro, hours prior to his attempt to summit the mountain.

I came to Mount Kilimanjaro, the fabled roof of... read on

  • Voices of the dead in Rwanda

    By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

    August 7, 2013 | 9:22 am

    Rwanda might not be everyone’s idea of a family trip, but it’s one of my favorite places in the world and, after visiting last year to highlight the 1994 genocide and promote anti-genocide legislation during my run for Congress, I wanted my children and some notable Jewish... read on