Associate editor and columnist

Thomas Farragher

Thomas Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He shared the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for public service for the Globe Spotlight Team’s coverage of the clergy sexual abuse crisis. He spent eight years, from 2006 to 2014, as editor of the Spotlight Team. His columns appears regularly in the Globe.

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THOMAS FARRAGHER

Bad memories, nuclear fears return with N. Korean threats

By , Globe Columnist

Suddenly the images of bomb shelters, duck-and-cover drills, and decontamination showers are no longer the stuff of grainy newsreels and science fiction novelists.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

A couple of generous bartenders walk out of a bar and start giving

By , Globe Columnist

Bartenders Tommy Leonard and Eddie Doyle have never lost their zeal for good deeds and that zeal will again be on display this weekend.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Meet the Narragansett leader who is still going strong at 99

By , Globe Columnist

Meet Eleanor Dove, the oldest living Narragansett Indian on the tribal rolls.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

A cross-country bicycle trip of a lifetime — delayed 40 years

By , Globe Columnist

John Sweeney averaged 65 miles a day, mostly along Route 20, a 3,365-mile ribbon of asphalt that is the longest road in the United States.