Deputy Managing Editor, Ideas

Dante Ramos

Ramos is the editor of the Ideas section. He also writes a regular opinion column. He previously served as deputy editorial page editor, and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2014 for his editorials on how a buttoned-down culture limits Boston’s vitality. He came to the Globe in 2006 from The Times-Picayune in New Orleans.

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In higher ed, Trump administration sides with the takers

By , Globe Columnist

Trump lieutenants Betsy DeVos and Mick Mulvaney wage a quiet war against 20-somethings and in favor of the companies and schools trying to squeeze money out of them.

Dante Ramos

Young voters, claim your power

By , Globe Columnist

There’s one sure way to make our politics healthier and our economy fairer: Young renters need to show up at the polls.


QAnon, the latest sprawling online conspiracy theory

By , Globe Staff

As Pizzagate demonstrated, Internet conspiracies have consequences offline.

Dante Ramos

Relax — the bikes and scooters don’t bite

By , Globe Columnist

Instead of freaking out over dockless bikes and electric scooters, we should be welcoming them.