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JAY AMBROSE

Jay Ambrose is an op-ed columnist for McClatchy-Tribune. Readers may email him at speaktojay@aol.com.

Articles by JAY AMBROSE

Commentary: A delay does not a hero make Commentary: A delay does not a hero make
6 days ago - - JAY AMBROSE
President Barack Obama wanted to try out another experiment in unilateral government, was persuaded it would hurt Democrats in the coming election, and backed up. [Read More]
Commentary: Perry case an assault on America Commentary: Perry case an assault on America
4 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Disagree with someone’s politics? Forget the ballot box, indict the bum and stick him in prison if you can. It’s a dangerous, totalitarian-threatening, un-American trend, says the wonderfully worthy Alan Dershowitz, a Harvard law professor. [Read More]
Commentary: Watch out for Gov. Bobby Jindal Commentary: Watch out for Gov. Bobby Jindal
8 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Bobby Jindal once gave a speech disturbing TV entertainer-commentator Jon Stewart to the point of satiric torture, which is to say, the speech wasn’t just a little awful, but laughably awful. [Read More]
Commentary: Ex-Weatherman Ayers still out, about Commentary: Ex-Weatherman Ayers still out, about
10 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Bill Ayers is back again, though not the same as in his youth, thank heavens. That would mean boom, boom, boom, bombs going off everyplace, and this time it was more nearly blip, blip, blip, noises made ineffectually by him in a Fox News TV debate. [Read More]
Commentary: Is it legal because Obama did it? Commentary: Is it legal because Obama did it?
11 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
President Barack Obama, whose power abuses have played a role in the imperilment of tens of thousands of children and earned him slaps by the Supreme Court and the threat of a suit by House Republicans, has promised more of the same. [Read More]
Commentary: How President Obama increases risks Commentary: How President Obama increases risks
13 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
As hard as it is to find anyone defending the U.S. war in Iraq these days, Saddam Hussein was a danger to us. This tyrant-in-chief had murdered 300,000 fellow Iraqis, killed tens of thousands of others when he invaded neighbors, had developed chemical and biological weapons ... [Read More]
Commentary: Immigration cruelties must be stopped Commentary: Immigration cruelties must be stopped
14 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Tens of thousands of illegal immigrant children are streaming across our border with Mexico to escape horrors at home and finding new troubles here. [Read More]
Commentary: The political climate needs a change Commentary: The political climate needs a change
15 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Food stamps have never been more popular, economic growth is in the doldrums, average household income remains in a slump, the work force is still shrinking, a third of everyone between 18 and 34 is living with parents, and President Barack Obama wants to make things worse. [Read More]
Commentary: Messages from the VA scandal Commentary: Messages from the VA scandal
16 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
The Veterans Administration scandal contains messages galore, not the least of which is that bureaucratically managed, socialized medicine can be a life-robbing political blunder. [Read More]
Commentary: Isn't it time to pick on Piketty? Commentary: Isn't it time to pick on Piketty?
17 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
It can happen, I suspect, to any of us. Someone comes along with major thoughtfulness, lays it out in an enticing book that happens to lend aid and comfort to our ideological druthers, and we shout its praises and sneer at those who don’t. [Read More]
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