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

NESTOR RAMOS

How Mitt Romney could take down Trump: Become the Republican Ralph Nader

By , Globe Staff

It’s time for a “never-Trump” Republican like Mitt Romney to undertake a thankless third-party run to tank the election — and save the country.

Nestor Ramos | Commentary

Residents sue over a racket at the Ritz

By , Globe Staff

Residents of the swanky condos above Marriott strikers say the constant drumming and occasional brass-band section have made their homes nearly unlivable.

Nestor Ramos

Thousand Oaks is another massacre we won’t remember

By , Globe Staff

It’s at once unconscionable and indisputable: America is so inured to gun violence that even massacres have become mundane.

NESTOR RAMOS

For Governor Charlie Baker, a chance for Mr. Fix-it to repair his broken party

By , Globe Staff

Republican governance can actually be a good-faith effort to reflect the policy preferences and priorities of most of the people you work for without infringing on the rights of the rest.