Associate Editor and Columnist

Renée Graham

Renée Graham is a columnist for the Globe’s op-ed page. She started as a general assignment reporter, and then moved to features and arts covering music, film, and television as a writer and critic. She also wrote a weekly pop culture column.

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Renée Graham

Why make Kirsten Gillibrand suffer for what Al Franken did?

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Gillibrand helped push Franken out, imperiling her own 2020 aspirations. Once again, a woman has to answer for a man’s recklessness.

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The GOP rejects Steve King — not racism

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Steve King isn’t a glitch in the GOP machine. The party has long tolerated and embraced his racism.

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Time’s up for R. Kelly — but why only now?

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The singer’s pattern of alleged sexual predation goes back a quarter-century, but it’s been treated more as a punchline.

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Joe Biden? Not so fast

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Democrats want diverse and progressive representation, not just the same revolving door of old white guys.