Deputy Managing Editor, Ideas

Dante Ramos

Ramos is the editor of the Ideas section. He also writes a regular opinion column. He previously served as deputy editorial page editor, and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2014 for his editorials on how a buttoned-down culture limits Boston’s vitality. He came to the Globe in 2006 from The Times-Picayune in New Orleans.

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Consumer protection bureau isn’t doing much protecting

By , Globe Columnist

In the name of freedom, the agency is poised to let more people get rooked.


Cameras? Full speed ahead

By , Globe Columnist

Speed cameras in Providence issued a measly 12,000 tickets in a matter of weeks. That city isn’t thinking big enough, and neither is Boston.


The price we pay for liveability

By , Globe Columnist

Past generations knew it was their duty to improve the landscape, but we treat tomorrow’s green infrastructure like an optional frill.


Big Data: A fateful study

By , Globe Staff

The CDC found that people in households with guns were 2.7 times more likely to become homicide victims.