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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Putin has built a Russia of hate

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Boris Nemtsov is only the latest person who has been killed in a jaw-dropping array of inconvenient individuals.

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Spat over Netanyahu’s speech doesn’t change US-Israel relations

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However fraught the relationship between Netanyahu and Obama, the ties that so uniquely bind their nations remain.

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Who cares whether Obama is Christian?

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The Washington Post’s treatment of the Wis. governor’s answers about the president’s religion is a low standard.

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‘Grover the good’ — the most honest president of them all

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When Americans remember Cleveland, if they remember him at all, it should be for his monumental incorruptibility.