Columnist

Kevin Cullen

A columnist for the Metro section, Cullen previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. He was a member of the 2003 investigative team that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandal. He is co-author of the New York Times best-seller “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.” His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.

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KEVIN CULLEN

Cynicism didn’t kill Boston’s Olympic bid

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Taxpayer liability, not small-mindedness, was always the elephant in this room we call Boston.

KEVIN CULLEN

Home Base gives vets hope in PTSD battle

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In its first six years, Home Base has treated more than 7,500 veterans and family members.

KEVIN CULLEN

Crime creeping into Savin Hill, and residents feel ignored

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To talk with those who live near Savin Hill Beach is to experience the “broken windows’’ theory in practical terms.

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A smoking ban that’s close to the edge of silly

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You can’t smoke Newports on Newport’s Cliff Walk.