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

Governor Raimondo begs for a stronger media

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Wouldn’t it be great if Gina Raimondo has awakened a sleeping tiger?

THOMAS FARRAGHER

He’s working for a company whose creations could cure him

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A powerful microscope developed at a Peabody firm may well help scientists unlock the hidden mechanisms of several kidney diseases.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

The hard work behind your weekend apple-picking trip

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You see jugs of apple cider and plaid-shirted scarecrows. The Wagner family sees ninety-hour workweeks, confounding government regulations, and razor-thin margins.

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Long ties bind two Boston leaders to the battered Caribbean

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Two men from Boston, special men with different but special gifts, are doing what they can to shine some light on a land that long ago found a place in their hearts.