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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Is Marty Walsh’s dream job turning into a nightmare?

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Mayor Walsh is being poorly served by advisers to his administration.

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The night the president came to visit

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The president was coming to spend the night and Kay Thompson was a nervous wreck.

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A love story on two wheels

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Mark and Hedy Weiner fell in love through a shared interest in bicycling, and then conquered one of life’s biggest challenges together.

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Rookie Boston teacher passes with flying colors

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“The kids had me crying more than you know,’’ said first grade teacher Shauntell Dunbar.