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

The gender gap: Biology is not political destiny

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Candidates win elections all the time without winning a majority of women.

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Wrong sperm, right baby: so why sue?

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Having a baby isn’t like ordering a pair of jeans — you can’t return it if it isn’t to your liking.

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Running from the ‘R’ word

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Charlie Baker’s campaign is so clearly built on a strategy of being the sort of Republican Mass. voters can feel comfortable supporting.

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No health care after 75? Time to reconsider

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Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel is 57 now, which gives him 18 years to reconsider his death wish.