Columnist

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for team coverage of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He has received several other awards, including the 2004 American Society of Newspaper Editors top award for deadline news reporting. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Latest stories

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Unsolved missing person case leaves all sides disturbed

By , Globe Staff

John Castonguay is a suspect — “a significant person of interest’’ — in the disappearance and presumed murder of Evelin Valibayova.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

For Al Irish, 95, Cape Cod League is still his passion

By , Globe Columnist

There’s no place Irish, the heart and soul of Cape Cod baseball, would rather be than at a Falmouth Commodores game.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Baker doing kind of work even some Democrats admire

By , Globe Columnist

Against the backdrop of our poisonous, scorched-earth national politics, Republican Governor Charlie Baker stands out.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Marty Meehan ready to take UMass to the next level

By , Globe Columnist

“You need to be for excellence in everything you do,” said Meehan, who takes over the university system next week.