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.

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Thomas Farragher

The voices Hillary Clinton didn’t hear

By , Globe Columnist

Columnist Thomas Farragher decided to do what Hillary didn’t — stop along the way, get off I-80 here and there, and listen.

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Deb Goldberg rues decision that cost employee her job

By , Globe Staff

Hannah Fisher said an apology from the state treasurer would be terrific, as well as a change in state law.

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Tom Shields spent his good fortune on others

By , Globe Columnist

The president of Shields Health Care Group gave away millions. His seven children inherited something more valuable.

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Time may be short for vigil at defiant Scituate church

By , Globe Staff

The vigil at St. Frances — which now has now spanned three papacies — is the only one of its kind left in the archdiocese.