Columnist

Nestor Ramos

Nestor Ramos is a columnist who writes about issues of interest and import in and around Boston. Sometimes he also writes about food.

He joined the Globe as a general assignment reporter and feature writer in 2014. A native of New Haven, Conn. and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, Ramos worked as a columnist, reporter and editor in Rochester, N.Y., Sioux Falls, S.D. and Portland, Ore.

Latest stories

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How heartwarming racial memes backfire

By , Globe Staff

Viral social media posts that purport to show racial harmony unwittingly reflect our deep divides.

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The devil in the details, and in their veins

By , Globe Columnist

The role that heroin’s destructive power played in Bella Bond’s death came into sharp focus Tuesday.

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Is this the start of the #StuffWhitePeopleLike wars?

By , Globe Staff

It’s a match made in upper-middle-class heaven.

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‘Please, God, let there be something’

By , Globe Staff

Seventeen years on, Molly Bish’s family continues to hope for answers in her murder.