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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

The woman behind Mission Main’s turnaround

By , Globe Columnist

Adline Stallings does not care for surprises, even when the surprise is a tribute to her work at Mission Main.

Adrian Walker

What can we salvage from the Olympic bid?

By , Globe Columnist

The debate over hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics prompted a healthy discussion about where the city is headed.

Adrian Walker

The BRA is a mess, but therein lies a great opportunity

By , Globe Staff

A new management audit has proclaimed the Boston Redevelopment Authority to be disorganized and dysfunctional.

Adrian Walker

No need to try Dzhokhar Tsarnaev again

By , Globe Columnist

Trying Tsarnaev, who is already facing the death penalty, for the killing of MIT officer Sean Collier would be pointless.