Assistant News Editor

Roy Greene

Roy Greene has been a staff editor at the Globe for 20 years, most recently as education editor. Previously, he served as deputy foreign editor, helping oversee six overseas bureaus and a stringer network after 9/11 and during the Afghan and Iraq wars. Before joining the Globe, he spent a year in Cambodia as a journalist.

Roy grew up on a farm in North Carolina and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He resides in Cambridge.

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Get Smart

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Cleanup for Wynn casino includes polluted Mystic River

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By the time they finish next month, workers aim to dredge 27,000 cubic yards of soil from the river, near where chemical manufacturing plants had once been located.

Behind the Story

Tourists love that Juliet statue — too much, in fact

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The incident that landed a prominent Boston surgeon in trouble with colleagues has its roots in a curious Italian tradition.


How the Globe became the third US newspaper to publish the Pentagon Papers

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In 1971, The Boston Globe became the third US newspaper to defy the government and publish details from the top-secret document.