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

A path to the middle class, via hotel work

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A new training program, if it works, could start a new pipeline to jobs.

JOANNA WEISS

On the Greenway, public art that feels alive

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The sculpture at the Armenian Heritage Park is an example of public art that is both permanent and alive.

JOANNA WEISS

What Twitter gave us in the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial

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The daily dispatches became a kind of running history in short, spare real-time bursts.

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Dreaming of Lego equality

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The use of Legos for art shows all that the company can do — and also, what it doesn’t.