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Scot Lehigh

A columnist for the Editorial/Op-Ed section, Lehigh provides commentary on a number of issues. Since joining the staff in 1989, he has held several editorial positions and has been a consistent member of the paper’s political reporting staff.

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SCOT LEHIGH

Why was Obama so divisive?

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These are President Obama’s last few days in office, and so conservatives are dusting off their favorite critique.

SCOT LEHIGH

The US needs answers on Trump and Russia

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It will take a crowbar to pry the truth from Donald Trump.

SCOT LEHIGH

Obama’s missed opportunity

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President Obama’s speech was too political to be properly solemn and lasting, detracting from a more important message about democracy.

SCOT LEHIGH

After the charter defeat, what’s next for urban education?

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Can Massachusetts find a politically plausible way to foster urban-education improvement?