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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: Don't let bad undercut good Commentary: Don't let bad undercut good
2 days ago - - JAY AMBROSE
One day, President Donald Trump is at a prayer meeting talking about Arnold Schwarzenegger being lousy on TV, and on another, he is naming the brilliant Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his national security adviser. [Read More]
Commentary: How to build paranoia Commentary: How to build paranoia
1 week ago - - JAY AMBROSE
An Atlantic magazine article by Washington journalist David Frum frets about a coming autocracy engineered by President Donald Trump, and the amazing thing is that the author did not notice the past eight years. [Read More]
Commentary: Order not a Muslim ban Commentary: Order not a Muslim ban
3 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
A big hope when Donald Trump was campaigning to be president was that, if he somehow made it to the White House, wise advisers would control him, and they recently more or less did but failed to be wise. [Read More]
Commentary: An inauguration to remember Commentary: An inauguration to remember
5 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Everything is pretty much hunky dory, President Barack Obama said in his farewell speech, yet, in his inaugural speech, President Donald Trump said very nearly the opposite. Trump is right. [Read More]
Commentary: Will he make us great again? Commentary: Will he make us great again?
5 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
It is here, it is upon us, it is the utterly, totally, completely impossible presidency of Donald Trump, and he has opportunities galore to rejuvenate the best in this country. Some of his ideas could get us there as he is also reversing the worst of President Barack Obama. [Read More]
Commentary: A farewell address in a bubble Commentary: A farewell address in a bubble
6 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
We did it. In my youth, it would have been unimaginable that we would ever elect a black president. But we came through, and he was extraordinary. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama gets tough with Russia
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Commentary: Obama gets tough with Russia
8 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Despite sloppy reporting that repeatedly said otherwise, often accompanied by Page 1 headlines, Donald Trump never called for Russia to hack Hillary Clinton’s emails. [Read More]
Commentary: Happy New Year ... or not Commentary: Happy New Year ... or not
8 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Optimism and hope are for fools, some think, even as we know that without them, too little is tried and too little improves. [Read More]
Commentary: Get ready for two-president nation Commentary: Get ready for two-president nation
9 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Barack Obama first came to national attention as a conciliator but has broken records in polarizing the country. [Read More]
COMMENTARY: Left's hate affair with free speech COMMENTARY: Left's hate affair with free speech
11 weeks ago - - JAY AMBROSE
Burn an American flag and then go to jail or lose your citizenship, says Donald Trump, who is trying his zany best to outdo the left in its war against free speech. He may have won the moment’s battle but has a lot of catching up to do, and it’s doubtful he will get there. [Read More]
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