Columnist

Jeff Jacoby

An Op-Ed columnist and nationally recognized conservative voice, Jacoby was hired from the Boston Herald in 1987. He briefly practiced law and was a commentator for WBUR-FM. His awards include the 1999 Breindel Prize and the 2004 Thomas Paine Award.

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JEFF JACOBY

No, 2014 wasn’t the ‘warmest year in history’

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How can an entire planet, with its multifarious systems, be said to have a temperature, or even an average temperature?

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We will take the lashes for Saudi blogger

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Seven members of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom offered to share personally in the flogging.

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On immigration, it’s GOP v. GOP

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The clearest element of the Republican Party’s message is that it has no clear message.

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Gun rights should cross state lines

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A valid license to carry a firearm should be treated the same way as a driver’s license.