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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Globe Magazine

Where the TV shows get it wrong on hoarding

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One Boston advocate has pioneered a humane approach to treating the problem that other cities are copying.

Perspective | Magazine

From a 1965 murder trial, lessons for today

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A chapter closes on a Selma, Ala., murder, but the work of the Civil Rights movement is far from done.

Globe Magazine

Still searching for home: An update on Alex and Leo

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With unrest back in Burundi, a severely burned boy and his caretaker remain in Greater Boston, stuck in limbo.

Man pleads guilty in homeless shelter murder

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Pericles Clergeau fatally stabbed an employee of the Lowell shelter in the neck in 2011.