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Adrian Walker

Walker is a columnist for the Metro section. He provides commentary and opinion on local and regional news as well as society and culture. Walker started as a Metro columnist in 1998. His column appears Mondays and Fridays.

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Thaddeus Miles is no longer an unsung hero in Boston

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Miles serves as an advocate and mentor to a huge number of the state’s underprivileged youth.

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Walsh needs to deal forcefully with allegations of corruption

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In the wake of the indictment of a city official on extortion charges, Mayor Walsh needs to reassure the public that he will not tolerate labor-related corruption.

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Elizabeth Warren, Donald Trump spoiling for a fight

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Trump and Warren spent part of last week in a highly engaging Twitter war. Was it a preview of bigger things to come?

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Suffolk University’s internal battles drag on

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Embattled Suffolk University will elect a new chairman of its board of trustees Friday. The new man will have plenty of issues to address.