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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Vladimir Putin isn’t breaking a sweat over US tanks

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The Pentagon isn’t exactly reconstituting Patton’s Third Army.

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No, Pope Francis, it is not hypocritical for the good to make weapons

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A moral world requires moral violence, and the wisdom to know when to use it.

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From beyond the fringe, it’s Donald Trump. Again.

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It speaks well of Republicans that most of them have no use for Donald Trump.

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Life without libraries would be unimaginably poorer

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Clicking links can’t replace the tactile engagement of wandering the stacks, pulling a book from the shelf, and flipping through its pages.