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Tom Keane

Tom Keane writes regularly for the Globe. His was a Boston city councilor from 1994 to 1999.

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TOM KEANE

The real reason for income inequality

By Tom Keane, Globe Columnist

The economy has been undergoing changes that benefit workers with skills and smarts, but leave behind those without.

TOM KEANE

The city needs Haystack — or something like it

By Tom Keane, Globe Columnist

The mayor frets too much over the innovative parking app.

TOM KEANE

The stupid stuff we say

By Tom Keane, Globe Columnist

Edit thyself. That notion runs counter to the immediate-response ethos of social media, but it’s worth reviving.

Tom Keane

How to grow the ‘sharing economy’

By Tom Keane, Globe Columnist

Boston’s transportation model includes innovations such as Uber, Hubway, and Zipcar.