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

The end of a long-simmering war on Beacon Hill

By , Globe Staff

Suffolk University is poised to open a new $62 million building on Beacon Hill, expanding its already substantial footprint in the area.

Adrian Walker

On Boston 2024, Joe Biden, and a City Council pay raise

By , Globe Columnist

A few stray thoughts while waiting for Tom Brady’s near-certain vindication by the federal judiciary . . .

Adrian Walker

‘Passionate’ Trump fans behind homeless man’s beating?

By , Globe Columnist

Allegedly urinating on a homeless, sleeping man and breaking his ribs has nothing to do with making America great again.

Adrian Walker

Lender turns back on tenants

By , Globe Staff

The federal government’s supposed champion of affordable housing may have just put 30 people out on the street.