Katie Johnston

Katie Johnston covers workplace and income inequality for the Globe Business section. She previously wrote about travel and tourism for the Globe and worked as the paper’s music and entertainment editor.

Latest stories

Polartec workers protest Fenway snowboarding event

By , Globe Staff

The workers are speaking out against the textile manufacturer’s decision to close its plant in Lawrence.

N.H. fast-food workers to stage protest before debate

By , Globe Staff

“Fight for $15” organizers have targeted the presidential campaign, staging protests around the country.

A startup finally finds a home

By , Globe Staff

Roadblocks abounded in Illuminate’s relocation from South Boston to the South End.

For Necco, a different kind of ‘Sweethearts’

By , Globe Staff

To celebrate its 150th anniversary, the iconic candy brand enlisted Boston ad shop Hill Holliday and a newly married gay couple with a sweet story to share.