An odd way to end McKenna’s odd tenure

Boston-02/02/16 Students rallied outside the C. Walsh Theater of Suffolk University in support of their president, Margaret McKenna who has been under fire to resign. Students and faculty also met inside the theatre to support McKenna. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki(metro)


Margaret McKenna did more than her part to make Suffolk a stronger university with a 21st-century administration.

Opinion | Marianne Leone

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/29/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/CTP34.JPG Donald Trump doesn’t have a clue about my son

Watching Trump inviting the world to laugh with derision at our late son’s spastic hands makes my heart sink even 11 years after his death.

Joan Vennochi

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/29/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi-2195.jpg Clinton proves she is the woman ‘in the arena’

All Hillary Clinton had to do was give people a chance to like her. It was that simple and that difficult.

Scot Lehigh

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Scot_Lehigh_150px-2180.jpg Clinton shows she’s ready to slug it out on the ground

Hillary Clinton gave the tough, determined speech of a woman ready to slug it out on the ground.

Eric Fehrnstrom

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Eric_Fehrnstrom2%20(1)-2183.jpg Clinton’s risky embrace of Obama

If there is one area where Clinton should separate from Obama, it’s on his disastrous war against ISIS.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/05/03/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/160502_KDB_COLLEGE_DEBT_005.jpg Bureaucratic passive aggression only makes the student debt crisis worse

Many schools won’t provide official transcripts to students who owe them money.

Dan Wasserman

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/SketchObama-2150.jpg Editorial Cartoons of the DNC

An illustrated look at day three.

Opinion | George J. Mitchell

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/27/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0728montano.jpg Unfair advantage

A flawed system of oversight has led to widespread doping violations in Olympic sports.

Get the latest

From Globe Opinion

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 27: Senator Bernie Sanders supporters verbally attack a supporter of Hillary Clinton during events at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) on July 27, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The convention officially began on Monday and has attracted thousands of protesters, members of the media and Democratic delegates to the City of Brotherly Love. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Spencer Platt/Getty Images


The challenge for Clinton as she accepts the nomination

Voters don’t trust Clinton, so she needs to find a way to win without that trust.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/27/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Advance/Images/Michael%20Cohen-447.jpg Donald Trump has entered the Tyson Zone

Donald Trump is conspiring with a foreign government against an American citizen – who happens to be his opponent in the presidential campaign.

When Gilead’s Sovaldi became the first of the more effective medicines to hit the market, in 2013, its $84,000 list price — $1,000 a pill — caused sticker shock nationwide.



Wider access to hepatitis C drugs is humane and pragmatic

By making it easier for MassHealth enrollees to receive breakthrough hepatitis C drugs, the state will reduce suffering and save money.

Dan Wasserman

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/27/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/0728toon_wasserman.jpeg Editorial cartoon: Measuring women’s progress

Growing up to be president.

Joan Vennochi

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi-2166.jpg Elizabeth Warren trusts Clinton on TPP

The senator believes Clinton will keep her word on her opposition to the trade deal.

Michael A. Cohen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/07/28/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/cohen-2153.jpg Obama outlines Democrats’ strategy: optimism

In his last convention speech as president, Obama sounded fired up and ready to keep going.

What we’re saying on Twitter

Read our columnists


Select the name of a staff or contributing columnist to learn more.