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

Married to a great idea for the troops

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The winner of an essay contest, open to active-duty members from Massachusetts, can receive an all-expenses-paid wedding.

KEVIN CULLEN

With MS-13, history is repeating itself

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The localities where the gang’s presence is strongest are the places the Mafia once established itself.

Kevin Cullen

Buddy Cianci led his city into future

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If they could have gondolas in Venice, Buddy used to say, they could have them in Providence. And they did.

KEVIN CULLEN

Forcing the conversation on mental health

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Changing a dysfunctional system requires action at every level: local, state, and federal.