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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: Obama the top gun salesman in U.S. Commentary: Obama the top gun salesman in U.S.
6 days ago - - JAY AMBROSE
To start to do something about the horror, the pain, the awfulness of mass-murder terrorism in the United States, it would help if we focused more on real fixes instead of gun control. [Read More]
Commentary: Ali's greatness transcended sports Commentary: Ali's greatness transcended sports
2 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
“I am the greatest,” Muhammad Ali used to say, and I began to guess as much when he was still Cassius Clay and arrived at the Louisville, Ky., airport after boxing his way to an Olympics gold medal in Rome. [Read More]
Commentary: If Obama wants unity, be unifying Commentary: If Obama wants unity, be unifying
4 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
There are two versions of President Barack Obama: one who preaches unity, compromise, listening to opponents and avoiding division, and one who, in practice, doesn’t compromise, doesn’t listen, spouts nastiness and alienates. [Read More]
Commentary: More focus needed on medical errors Commentary: More focus needed on medical errors
5 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
First, do no harm. Doctors get that. They embrace it. It’s nevertheless the conclusion of a major study that medical mistakes kill at least 250,000 Americans a year, trailing only heart disease and cancer as a threat to human life. [Read More]
Commentary: Trump, Clinton or someone else? Commentary: Trump, Clinton or someone else?
6 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
It’s Nov. 8, you walk into a voting booth, you look at the names of the presidential candidates and one makes you shudder, another makes you nauseated, there’s a third you’ve maybe never heard of and you wonder whether he is OK. Will there be a fourth? [Read More]
Commentary: The Trump disaster Commentary: The Trump disaster
7 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
The GOP presidential primary campaign in Indiana was winding down. Donald Trump was significantly ahead in the polls and had nothing much to worry about. [Read More]
Commentary: Freely blathering about free trade Commentary: Freely blathering about free trade
8 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Free trade? Catch that thing. Wrap it up. Throw it in the garbage. That’s the tune of much of the presidential campaign this year. [Read More]
Commentary: How the 'establishment' really works Commentary: How the 'establishment' really works
9 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
What’s the American “establishment”? The word is used all the time now, usually very, very loosely and usually in ways to disparage anybody who stands for something the speaker does not like. [Read More]
Commentary: Sanders to rescue? Not exactly Commentary: Sanders to rescue? Not exactly
11 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
They’ve never made movies like this. In most cinematic adventures when the innocents are in peril from villains, it’s not other villains who ride to the rescue. It’s the good guys. [Read More]
Commentary: A race to end Social Security? Commentary: A race to end Social Security?
12 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
It’s an awful, ugly presidential election year in which the remaining candidates are bad, bad, bad, bad and OK. [Read More]
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