Neil Swidey

Swidey is a Globe Magazine staff writer who writes in-depth stories on a variety of subjects. His work has been featured in “The Best American Science Writing,” “The Best American Crime Writing,” and “The Best American Political Writing.” He is author of “Trapped Under the Sea” and “The Assist,” and a coauthor of “Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy.”

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The Millennials Issue | Magazine

Does GoFundMe confirm our best — or our worst — assumptions about millennials?

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Created by a millennial from Massachusetts, the crowdfunding site proves the generation has chutzpah.

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Two MGH doctors offer step-by-step advice for living with cancer

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The Mass. General MDs behind a powerful method of care share tips from their new book, and talk about advances in fighting the disease.

Connections | Magazine

Dad’s big Cape Cod vacation gamble

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Every summer, he and my mom would pack up the five kids, leaving one big question to chance.

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We know this sounds crazy, but GE could help fix our unfair tax code

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Bernie Sanders and others have scolded the company for (legally) paying no taxes. Here’s how the Boston newcomer could emerge a hero.