Columnist

Kevin Cullen

A columnist for the Metro section, Cullen previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. He was a member of the 2003 investigative team that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandal. He is co-author of the New York Times best-seller “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.” His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.

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KEVIN CULLEN

Not giving up on people with traumatic brain injuries

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Three years ago, Pádraig Schaler was thrown from his bicycle. His family was thrown for a loop.

Kevin Cullen

He’s hoping to do what his dad couldn’t — make it

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Sonny Driscoll is a recovering addict who watched his father die from heroin. Every day is a struggle, but he is no longer using or stealing and he wants to become a counselor.

KEVIN CULLEN

Unintended consequences on both sides of the Irish Sea

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The goal of the Sinn Fein party is to reunify the island of Ireland. But don’t hold your breath waiting for a border vote just yet.

KEVIN CULLEN

One immigrant’s shining story

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Marta Quinonez looked skyward years ago and asked that a bright star land in the form of her son.