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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What price is too high for a miracle drug?

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In the midst of an opioid epidemic, Narcan is saving lives. So why attack the entrepreneurs who make and distribute it?

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Death or life for Tsarnaev?

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In our justice system, only the jury, guided by fairness and integrity, gets a vote.

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Danger of Iran deal is not because Tehran lies, but because it doesn’t

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Even President Obama admits Iran could abide by the terms agreed to and just wait for them to run out in a little more than a decade.

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Armenian genocide was also a jihad

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Pope Francis reminded the world that the price of irresolution in the face of determined Islamist violence is as steep as ever.