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

Obama should make George W. Bush his role model

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Once he leaves office, President Obama should refrain from publicly criticizing his successor.

JEFF JACOBY

I choose not to be offended, and you should, too

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One of the rules I try to live by is not to take offense when no offense is intended.

JEFF JACOBY

Is Thanksgiving constitutional?

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Thomas Jefferson, among others, believed presidents had no authority to proclaim a national day of thanksgiving and prayer.

JEFF JACOBY

Eminent-domain abuse rears its menacing head in Plymouth County

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Homeowners in Carver are no match for a savvy developer and a Town Hall hungry for revenue.