Columnist

Joanna Weiss

Weiss writes an Op-Ed column about culture, politics, and society that appears in the Globe on Tuesdays and Sundays. She previously covered politics and TV for the Globe. She is author of the novel “Milkshake,” about the politics of breastfeeding.

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JOANNA WEISS

Is the Olympic opposition going to turn?

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Hold the smelling salts; the group No Boston Olympics has laid out some specific demands.

JOANNA WEISS

What parents should demand about PARCC

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Some concerns are reasonable. Some are overblown. Here’s a guide to cut through the clutter.

JOANNA WEISS

In ‘Cinderella,’ victimhood is a virtue

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Not every situation is worth accepting. And not everyone has a fairy godmother available for rescues and quick fixes.

JOANNA WEISS

Curt Schilling slays the trolls

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The former Red Sox ace became everyone’s hero this week when he responded to cruel remarks about his daughter.