Columnist

Nestor Ramos

Nestor Ramos is a columnist who writes about issues of interest and import in and around Boston. Sometimes he also writes about food.

He joined the Globe as a general assignment reporter and feature writer in 2014. A native of New Haven, Conn. and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ramos worked as a columnist, reporter and editor in Rochester, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D. and Portland, Ore.

Latest stories

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Warren’s pledge to Native Americans is bigger than politics

By , Globe Staff

The senator reckoned with her roots. Now she must deliver on her promise to champion issues affecting indigenous people.

WE KNOW WHAT WILL HAPPEN NEXT

By , Globe Staff

Parkland. Las Vegas. Sutherland Springs. Newtown. On and on: In America, mass shootings have become so familiar that they seem to follow the same sad script.

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Boston Police’s Red Auerbach tweet was tone deaf at best

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It’s Black History Month, not Some of My Best Friends Were Black History Month.

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Could anyone have helped save the lives of two young Brockton boys?

By , Globe Staff

A Brockton mother, like so many others, refused mental health treatment. Then, police say, she killed two of her children.