Columnist

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for team coverage of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He has received several other awards, including the 2004 American Society of Newspaper Editors top award for deadline news reporting. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Latest stories

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Boston Flower Exchange in center of development boom

By , Globe Staff

Even with the lucrative market, some shareholders don’t seem thrilled about abandoning the South End exchange.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Cape Cod treasure hunter may have found Captain Kidd’s loot

By , Globe Columnist

Barry Clifford, who found a pirate ship off Wellfleet in 1984, was searching off Madagascar when he says he located something big.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Boston has yet to punish anyone for overcrowded student apartments

By , Globe Columnist

The number of citations written to landlords violating the overcrowding ordinance is zero.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Hancock Tower architect now seen as a visionary

By , Globe Staff

The graceful tower above the Back Bay was once assailed as a “monster’’ and an “outrage.”