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

More rejection for Tom Brady, Gisele Bundchen?

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Life among the elites in Brookline can be tough.

JOANNA WEISS

The gun owners’ argument

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Is the solution fewer guns, or more of them? To both sides, the answer is self-evident. And both sides think the other side is nuts.

JOANNA WEISS

On Confederate flag, Walmart leads the way

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The world’s largest retail chain took a direct, unequivocal stand against the banner.

JOANNA WEISS

Beach volleyball . . . at a beach?

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The new, proposed, not-totally-settled beach volleyball site is Squantum Point Park in Quincy, on a forlorn beachside parking lot.