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Scott Helman

Helman is a staff writer for the Boston Globe Magazine. A member of the Globe staff since 2000, he is co-author of two Globe books: The Real Romney (2012), a biography of Mitt Romney, and Long Mile Home (2014), on the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

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Saving Leo

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A boy, badly burned by fire, travels from Burundi to Boston in an extraordinary journey of resilience and devotion.

The Arts Issue

Inside the battle for Boston’s country music soul

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A brash radio newcomer, WBWL/The Bull, takes on a legacy station, WKLB, spurring a good ol’ throwdown.

ARCHIVE | July 17, 2011

Letter from Selma

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The 1965 murder of a white Boston minister helped usher in the Voting Rights Act. Then the FBI reopened the case and the painful past came flooding back.

Q&A

Julie Burros has big plans for Boston’s arts scene

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The city’s new arts and culture chief talks about what Boston needs most.