Columnist

Adrian Walker

Walker is a columnist for the Metro section. He provides commentary and opinion on local and regional news as well as society and culture. Walker started as a Metro columnist in 1998. His column appears Mondays and Fridays.

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Adrian Walker

Southie art project breaks ice between police and youths

By , Globe Staff

“Hand in Hand,” as the program was named, called for the two groups to spend a Saturday making art together.

Adrian Walker

Revamped Olympics bid won’t silence critics

By , Globe Staff

The Games might make some rich guys feel they’ve arrived, but most of us already know we live in a great city.

Adrian Walker

Saying no to Boston 2024, but showing respect

By , Globe Columnist

No Boston Olympics doesn’t consist of a bunch of disaffected gadflies; it’s a thoughtful opposition force.

Adrian Walker

Alleged Worcester beating latest in a pattern

By , Globe Staff

Gerald Jones was awaiting arraignment on a routine charge last December when he was allegedly verbally and physically assaulted by a Worcester police officer.