OpEd Columnist

Dante Ramos

Ramos is a columnist on the Op-Ed page. He previously served as deputy editorial page editor and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2014 for his editorials on how cultural restrictions limit Boston’s economic vitality. Before joining the Globe in 2006, he was a reporter, opinion writer, and editor at The Times-Picayune in New Orleans.

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DANTE RAMOS

Free the chefs (from political drama)!

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If Mike Moran and 13 other Boston legislators could see the world through a would-be restaurant owner’s eyes, they’d never stick up for a crazy old liquor license law.

DANTE RAMOS

Better transportation? For now, charity begins at home

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Beacon Hill should help cities and towns scrape together their own seed money for transit projects.

DANTE RAMOS

To avoid housing nightmare, say ‘yes in my back yard’

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When it comes to development, you can make it happen with you, or let it happen to you.

DANTE RAMOS

Hide those resentments? Trump’s GOP barely even tries

By , Globe Columnist

Under Donald Trump’s domination, the Republican Party is barely even hiding the racial and ethnic anxieties that its presidential nominee plays to.