Columnist

Scot Lehigh

A columnist for the Editorial/Op-Ed section, Lehigh provides commentary on a number of issues. Since joining the staff in 1989, he has held several editorial positions and has been a consistent member of the paper’s political reporting staff.

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SCOT LEHIGH

Why Joe Biden shouldn’t run

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The vice president has his legacy to lose.

SCOT LEHIGH

Donald Trump is John Silber redux

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As we saw in the 1990 Massachusetts gubernatorial race, bombast and braggadocio are tantamount to a ticking bomb.

SCOT LEHIGH

Boston Harbor still needs our attention

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Several problems stand out.

SCOT LEHIGH

The changing politics of charter schools

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Sad news for the cautious, quiescent, and status quo-inclined: Inertia and inaction are no longer an effective option.