Associate Editor

Joan Vennochi

Vennochi is a columnist for the Op-Ed page. She previously wrote a business column, and has covered national and Massachusetts politics for the Globe. She shared in a Pulitzer Prize for special local reporting that was awarded to the Spotlight Team.

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JOAN VENNOCHI

Say farewell to old Boston

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Power shifted from old Boston to new, the day a band of insurgents blocked the Olympic dreams of the city’s elite. It’s about time.

JOAN VENNOCHI

Wanted: More Clinton true believers

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As Hillary Clinton takes the heat for her nonanswer on the Keystone XL pipeline, she needs more adamant supporters.

Joan Vennochi

No Boston Olympics activists are heroes

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Doubt and skepticism are not dirty words. They are legitimate tools.

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Wynn needs to win over Charlestown hearts

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Citizen activists are willing to take on the powerful to preserve something more precious than gold: community.