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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

FDA’s new calorie rules won’t change our diets

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If you want a calorie-laden meal, you’re going to order a calorie-laden meal.

TOM KEANE

Uber’s revolution will drive on

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Time to get back in our taxis. Or so some wish.

TOM KEANE

Japan doesn’t offer clear tax policy lessons

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Taxes are only one factor in explaining economics, even Japan’s recent problems.

TOM KEANE

The American Dream starts in your county

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It’s what happens on the local level that most profoundly affects a citizen’s degree of opportunity.