Columnist

Joanna Weiss

Weiss writes an Op-Ed column about culture, politics, and society that appears in the Globe on Tuesdays and Sundays. She previously covered politics and TV for the Globe. She is author of the novel “Milkshake,” about the politics of breastfeeding.

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JOANNA WEISS

Egg freezing message: Lean in, and save the kids for later

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In hotshot industries, perks can be a double-edged sword.

Joanna Weiss

A debate dilemma for independent gubernatorial candidates

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Debate organizers are in a tough spot — and unfortunately, so is Evan Falchuk.

JOANNA WEISS

Thrusts and parries à la super PAC ads

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Voters can watch them, question them — see them as the gamesmanship they are, and play on our own terms.

JOANNA WEISS

From ‘Gone Girl’ to ‘Matilda:’ the ups and downs of adaptation

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The transfer from page to stage, or screen, always takes some reinvention.