Columnist

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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He was just trying to make Haiti better

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Family and friends are still in disbelief after the killing of former Boston police officer Yves Damberville in Port-au-Prince.

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The end of a long-simmering war on Beacon Hill

By , Globe Staff

Suffolk University is poised to open a new $62 million building on Beacon Hill, expanding its already substantial footprint in the area.

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On Boston 2024, Joe Biden, and a City Council pay raise

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A few stray thoughts while waiting for Tom Brady’s near-certain vindication by the federal judiciary . . .

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‘Passionate’ Trump fans behind homeless man’s beating?

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Allegedly urinating on a homeless, sleeping man and breaking his ribs has nothing to do with making America great again.