Deputy Ideas Editor

Alex Kingsbury

Alex Kingsbury is deputy editor of the Ideas section. Before joining the Globe, Kingsbury worked as a senior producer at WBUR for the programs Radio Boston and On Point. He also worked for US News & World Report on a variety of beats, including higher education, the Iraq War, and the intelligence community.

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Innovation of the Week: Meal solutions

By David Scharfenberg , Globe Staff

Now, 7-Eleven is offering a foodie alternative.


Big Data: 2,802 cats

By , Globe Staff

Owners rated their cats on numerous personality traits.

Ideas | Tonny Onyulo

Can Kenya’s broken democracy be fixed?

By Tonny Onyulo ,

When democracy breaks, can it be fixed?

Opinion | Alex Kingsbury

Bring on the military parade

By , Globe Staff

Maybe a grand military parade in Washington is exactly what Americans need — we can take a close look at what we’ve bought.