Farah Stockman

Stockman is a writer for the Globe’s editorial board and writes a weekly bylined column. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard College and lived in Kenya and Tanzania, writing as a freelancer for the New York Times, National Public Radio and the Christian Science Monitor. She served as the Globe’s chief foreign policy reporter in Washington, D.C., for seven years. Stockman has won numerous awards, including the Scripps Howard Foundation national journalism award.

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Two strategies for rights

By Farah Stockman , Globe Staff

Black Americans use the ballot box, while Palestinians boycott the vote.


We couldn’t save Steven Sotloff, but we can honor him

By Farah Stockman , Globe Columnist

He risked his life knowingly, so the rest of us could understand a terrible war better.


Steven Sotloff risked life to document a terrible war

By Farah Stockman , Globe Staff

We couldn’t save Sotloff. But we can ensure that his apparent death was not in vain.

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‘Game of Thrones’ looks an awful lot like America

By Farah Stockman , Globe Staff

Is it any surprise that Americans are fascinated by this epic HBO saga of a world order crumbling?