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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

MBTA workers share the strain

By , Globe Staff

For the people who go to work on the system’s front lines, all they can do is keep shoveling, so to speak.

Adrian Walker

Beverly Scott told the truth, and forced us to listen

By , Globe Columnist

The outgoing MBTA GM couldn’t have made it any more clear that she was mad as hell and not going to take it anymore.

Adrian Walker

Maura Healey seems to relish Partners battle

By , Globe Columnist

A year ago, Healey was a political neophyte in a race most observers assumed she would lose. Now she is among the state’s most popular Democrats.

Adrian Walker

It’s another plus for Boston 2024

By , Globe Columnist

Joe Rull’s move brings greater clarity to Mayor Marty Walsh’s involvement with the Olympic bid.